Green Festival Speakers
Anna and her husband Marcus Eriksen co-founded the 5 Gyres Institute, researching and communicating plastic marine pollution in the world’s oceans. After documenting plastic pollution in all 5 oceanic gyres, they are focused on engaging the public in solutions to plastic waste. Anna has over 14 years of experience with environmental non-profits, working in marine conservation, coastal watershed management and sustainability education. She received her Masters in International Environmental Policy from the Monterey Institute of International Studies.