Doug Parsons is the host of America Adapts: The Climate Change Podcast. The podcast hosts some of the most innovative and leading adaptation thinkers in the country to talk about how we as a society should adapt to climate change. Prior to hosting the podcast, Doug was the North America Policy Director for the Society for Conservation Biology. Doug was also the Climate Change Liaison with the National Park Service’s Climate Change Response Program, where he worked with other federal agencies on the emerging issue of adaptation. He was also the state of Florida’s first Climate Change Coordinator, working at the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. Doug first started working on climate change issues while living in Queensland, Australia.