Michelle Voacolo

Michelle Voacolo Participant: 2020 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Creating solutions to the waste crisis in Guam and Micronesia. Region Guam, USA Affiliations & Roles Co-Founder, Micronesia Climate Change Alliance Board Member, Climate Change Resiliency Commission on Guam Guam Green Growth Climate Reality Project   Michelle Voacolo is an advocate for improving education, public health, women’s rights and…

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Mary Nela Nicole Black

Mary Nela Nicole Black Participant: 2020 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Activating youth to grow climate action. Region Raleigh, North Carolina Affiliations & Roles Climate Justice Popular Education Manager, The Chisholm Legacy Project: A Resource Hub for Black Frontline Climate Justice Leadership Fellow, North Carolina IGNITE Board of Directors Member, Partners for Environmental Justice Raleigh Environmental Advisory…

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Mackenzie Feldman

Mackenzie Feldman Participant: 2020 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Eliminating the spraying of toxic herbicides at every school in the United States. Region Berkeley, California Affiliations & Roles Founder & Executive Director, Re:wild Your Campus (formerly known as Herbicide Free Campus) Mackenzie Feldman is the Founder and Executive Director of Herbicide-Free Campus, an organization committed to eliminating…

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La’Veesha A. Rollins

La’Veesha A. Rollins Participant: 2020 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Designing sustainable energy solutions and fighting for environmental justice in rural Virginia.    Region Providence Forge, Virginia Affiliations & Roles Founding Member, C5- Concerned Citizens of Charles City County     La’Veesha hails from Charles City County, Virginia where she spent her entire childhood and stayed until…

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Joy Tanisha Williams

Joy Tanisha Williams Participant: 2020 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Improving nutrition and reducing stress for food insecure populations. Region Winston Salem, North Carolina Affiliations & Roles Co-Executive Director & Founder, Hope To Thrive Joy Williams MFA, MPH, MDiv, is a speaker, writer, and curator of spiritual experiences. The most prominent of these holy experiences is bringing…

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