Campaign Director, Mind the Store
Mike Schade is the Mind the Store Campaign Director with Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families (a national coalition of 450 organizations), which aims to work with the nation's leading retailers on creating comprehensive chemicals policies. Mike was previously the Markets Campaign Coordinator with the Center for Health, Environment & Justice (CHEJ), a national environmental health organization where he led national campaigns to phase out toxic chemicals and materials such as PVC plastic, phthalates, and bisphenol A (BPA). Prior to CHEJ, he was the Director of the Buffalo office of Citizens’ Environmental Coalition, a NY statewide environmental organization. He lives in Brooklyn, New York and received a BS in Environmental Studies from the University at Buffalo.