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Vien Truong is one of the country’s foremost policy experts and strategists on building an equitable green economy. She leads Green For All, a national initiative that puts communities of color at the forefront of the climate movement and equality… Continue
Rowen White is a seed saver, farmer and educator. She is from the Mohawk community of Akwesasne and curates an extensive collection of rare northeast native seeds. Rowen is co-founder of the Sierra Seeds Cooperative.
One of the country’s leading researchers on the Environmental Justice Movement, Professor Taylor’s research interests include urban agriculture, food access, and food insecurity; institutional diversity; analysis of the composition of the environmental workforce; social movement analysis; environmental justice; leisure and… Continue
We recently held a discussion focused on exploring the connections between environmental factors and how they influence not only our health in present day situations, but how they can trickle down and affect that of future generations as well. Didn’t… Continue
Rose McGee is a pie philanthropist, storyteller, educator, author, and a Program Officer at the Minnesota Humanities Center. She is founder of the convening concept: “Sweet Potato Comfort Pie Approach: a catalyst for caring and building community,” author of the… Continue
Sharon M. Day, Ojibwe is enrolled in the Bois Forte Band of Ojibwe. She is one of the founders of the Indigenous Peoples Task Force, formerly known as the Minnesota American Indian AIDS Task Force. IPTF began as a volunteer… Continue
Lisa Venable is a professional speaker, writer and spiritual activist focusing on collaborative dialogue and the “politics of possibilities.” She is a faculty member of the Adler Graduate School of Counseling, a former Public Policy Associate for the United Way and a… Continue
Karen Olson Johnson is an experienced educator who has worked on numerous national, state, and local science education projects that joins the Women’s Congress as the Resource Development Lead. The early focal points of her career were the advancement of… Continue