Green Festival Speakers

Nina Rizzo



Rizzo is Global Exchange's Freedom from Oil Campus Organizer in California. She holds degrees from UC Berkeley in Geography and Conservation and Resource Studies. She was a lead organizer for the victorious UC Sweatfree Campaign, as spearheaded by United Students Against Sweatshops.

Nina uses her campaign experience to work with students and other organizations participating in the Campus Climate Challenge to pass policies and programs that reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve sustainable transportation in order to combat the climate crisis.