Green Festival Speakers

Rachel Lee Holstein


Rachel Lee Holstein has worked as an educator and nonprofit professional for the past 15 years serving lowincome children and families, the elderly, immigrant communities, people living with HIV/AIDS, community artists, public school students, and foster youth. Organizational affiliations include the Alameda County Community Food Bank, Precita Eyes Muralist Association, Project Open Hand, and CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates). Rachel has traveled extensively through Mexico and Central America, and lived in Oaxaca, Mexico where she worked as an English teacher while participating in a local artists' collective. She says her work with TransFair USA and Fair Trade Certified is a meeting of many roads in her life.