Illinois PIRG Staff

Abe Scarr
Illinois PIRG
Director
(312) 544-4433 x228

Abe Scarr is responsible for program and organizational development, research, and legislative advocacy for Illinois PIRG. Before coming to Illinois PIRG, Mr. Scarr was the director of ConnPIRG where he worked with ConnPIRG students and staff on a variety of campaigns, including successful efforts to pass Election Day and online voter registration and to pass a bill modernizing recycling in Connecticut, moving it closer to zero waste. Mr. Scarr started as campus organizer with MASSPIRG in 2003 and spent nine years as an Organizer and Organizing Director with various state PIRGs. He graduated from Haverford College in 2002 with a degree in Philosophy.

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