Green Festival Speakers

Barbara Burdette


Burdette recently graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a JD and an MA in Political Economy and Public Policy. Burdette's graduate school studies focused on human rights, international law, and economic development. While in school, Burdette interned at the Legal Resources Centre in Accra, Ghana, and at Global Exchange with the Fair Trade Campaign. She spoke at the Chicago Green Fest on behalf of Global Exchange's Fair Trade Cocoa Campaign in 2008.