Jean Hinchliffe is a climate justice activist and writer. She founded the Sydney contingent of School Strike 4 Climate in 2018, and has since organised extensively within the group on a local, national and global level. Jean began her activism at age 13 when she volunteered with the Yes campaign for marriage equality. She has also worked with organisations such as GetUp! and Stop Adani. Her first book, Lead the Way was published in March 2021 by Pantera Press.