Green Festival Speakers
Kathleen Hogan is a lifelong Chicagoan with history and ties to Chicago politics, community organizing and business. As coowner and operator, with partner Michael James, of the thirty yearold Heartland Cafe, Katy practically taught us to eat brown rice! Katy taught Urban Studies for over 20 years and is a member of the Loyola Park Advisory Council, coordinating projects including the annual Artists of the Wall festival and raising awareness of the Dunes Restoration project. Currently Katy works as Community Liaison through the Rogers Park Community Council and is enrolled in the Master Gardener training. Her hope this year to green the Heartland roof, and get at least 3 new patches of neighborhood ground under cultivation.