Green Festival Speakers

Jonathan Parfrey


Jonathan Parfrey is executive director of Climate Plan and recently served as director of the GREEN LA Institute which provides educational services to Los Angeles' environmental community. In December 2008, Parfrey was appointed to the Los Angeles Board of Water and Power Commissioners where he is serving a five-year term. He is a member of Board of Public Officials for Water and Environmental Reform, the Vision Los Angeles advisory committee, the Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility board of directors, the Member of the advisory board of UCLA’s Clean Energy for Green Industry, the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition advisory committee, a founding member of the board of cicLAvia, and the steering committee of the Los Angeles Regional Collaborative for Climate Action and Sustainability.

 From 1994 to 2007, Parfrey served as director of Physicians for Social Responsibility-Los Angeles and was Vice-President of the Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters from 2005-2009.