Aimee Roberson

Aimee Roberson Participant: 2021 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Uniting and amplifying climate solutions based on mutual flourishing Region Southwest U.S. & Northern México Affiliations & Roles Southwest Region Director, American Bird Conservancy Aimee Michelle Roberson leads conservation partnerships that develop a shared vision and inspire people to work together to achieve a meaningful collective impact. She…

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Desiree Shelley Flores

Desiree Shelley Flores Participant: 2020 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Accelerating a land and water protectors initiative within Indigenous communities in Virginia. Region Roanoke Area, Virginia Affiliations & Roles Climate Justice Organizer, Mothers Out Front  Board Member, Southwest Virginia Agrarian Commons  Member, Alliance of Native Seed Keepers Desiree Shelley Flores (Monacan), originally from Baltimore, MD, moved to…

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Nadea Nabilla Puteri

Nadea Nabilla Puteri Participant: 2020 Indonesia Grassroots Accelerator Innovating Balinese fishing boats to harness power from the sun in order to uplift communities and protect the ocean Region Bali, Indonesia Affiliations & Roles Co-Founder, Azura Marine Indonesia     Nadea Nabilla Puteri is an engineer in Bali with a passion for ocean conservation. She began…

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Webri Veliana

Webri Veliana Participant: 2020 Indonesia Grassroots Accelerator Building resilient communities through sustainable waste management practices Region East Jawa, Indonesia Affiliations & Roles Founder, Greenwave NGO Webri Veliana is an environmental leader committed to helping Indonesian communities become safe and sustainable, with local economies that grow in harmony with the environment. Despite having a degree in…

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Suimah

Suimah Participant: 2020 Indonesia Grassroots Accelerator   Suimah is a member of the Indigenous Conservationist Track sponsored by our Program Partner, Conservation International. Protecting the Siam crocodile through field research and education Region Kalimantan, East Mesangat Affiliations & Roles  Chairman, Ulin Foundation     Suimah is a researcher and conservationist who is currently chairman of…

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