Green Festival Speakers
Jidan Koon is a second generation Chinese American, born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. As an artist, organizer, and community builder for the past 20 years, she brings a broad and diverse set of experiences and skills to her consulting practice. She is currently a Senior Fellow at the Movement Strategy Center (MSC), and engages in independent consulting projects alongside the fellowship. Her fellowship currently focuses on “growing wings” beyond the non-profit industrial complex, re-centralizing spirit in movement building, as well as MSC internal development and training. Jidan has a BA in Political Science with a minor in Education from the University of California at Berkeley and a Masters of Public Policy with a certificate in Urban and Regional Planning from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University. She lives in Oakland, California with her husband, Bryant Terry and their daughter.