Announcing Keynotes and a Special Presentation for EcoCareers 2020!
We are excited to announce three special guests of honor for the upcoming National Wildlife Federation 2020 EcoCareers Conference. Register today to hear from the following educational and inpsiring keynote speakers. These leaders of the environmental movement will address the state of the green economy and how young people, regardless of field of study, can prepare themselves for the changes happening today and those coming in the near future.
Mustafa Santiago Ali, Vice President of Environmental Justice, Climate, and Community Revitalization, National Wildlife Federation
A renowned thought leader, international speaker, policy maker, community liaison, trainer, and facilitator, Dr. Mustafa Santiago Ali serves as the Vice President of Environmental Justice, Climate, and Community Revitalization for the National Wildlife Federation. He is also the founder of Revitalization Strategies, a business focused on moving our most vulnerable communities from “surviving to thriving.”
Jennifer Allen, Senior VP for Community and Civic Engagement, League of Conservation Voters
Jennifer Allen joined the League of Conservation Voters in 2013 to develop Chispa (“spark” in Spanish), a program aimed at building the voice and power of Latino families and leaders in the fight against climate change. With grassroots community organizing programs operating in Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada, New Mexico and Maryland, Chispa has become one of the largest efforts of a national environmental organization focused on Latino communities.
Justine Burt, Founder and CEO, Appraccel
Justine Burt is the Founder + CEO of Appraccel, an environmental sustainability consulting firm in the San Francisco Bay Area. She works with clients in the private, public and non-profit sector to successfully implement projects in energy efficiency, alternative transportation, and waste prevention. The Great Pivot: Creating Meaningful Work to Build a Sustainable Future, published in March 2019, is her first book. Available through Amazon, Ingram, and Smashwords; The Great Pivot describes 30 sustainability projects in five areas – advanced energy communities, low-carbon mobility, the circular economy, food waste reduction, and nature restoration – that will create millions of meaningful jobs.
Are YOU interested in learning about green career opportunities from these three speakers (and 15 additional expert speakers!)? If so, please join us for this two-day online event on April 1 and 2, 2020! Find out more and register today at www.nwfecoleaders.org/conference.
NOTE: Registration is FREE for members of the EcoLeaders online community (joining EcoLeaders is also free)!
Don’t miss this early registration offer to build your pathway to a sustainable career.
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