Green Festival Speakers
Siel is an environmental writer, activist, and founder of Green LA Girl (http://greenlagirl.com/), her blog about eco-friendly, sustainable living in Los Angeles. Siel has a Ph.D. in Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Southern California, teaches at Loyola Marymount University and Otis College of Arts and Design, and lives in Santa Monica. Siel writes and speak about environmental and fair trade issues and is a Contributing Editor at BlogHer.com (formerly Green section editor) and previously headed up LATimes.com’s environmental blog, Emerald City. She served as editor for the L.A. section of WorldChanging, contributed to KPCC‘s green blog Pacific Swell, blogged for Mother Nature Network‘s lifestyle section, and wrote the Green News is Good News blog for Lime.com (since bought by Gaiam).