Green Festival Speakers

Mary Brune


As the MOMS Project Director with The Center for Environmental Health (CEH), Mary Brune is responsible for engaging parents in CEH campaigns, and conducting outreach to parents about environmental health issues that impact their families. As co-founder of Making Our Milk Safe (MOMS) in 2005, Mary has been an outspoken advocate for environmental health. She has written about toxic chemicals for The Huffington Post and Mothering magazine and has been featured in Not Just A Pretty Face, by Stacy Malkan, and The Virtuous Consumer, by Leslie Garrett. In 2009, Mary received the Suzy Cain Leadership award from The Breast Cancer Fund for her work to ban toxic chemicals that contribute to breast cancer. She lives in Alameda, CA with her husband and two children.