Green Festival Speakers

Mark Schlosberg


Mark Schlosberg is the national organizing director, and is responsible for developing strategies for Food ; Water Watch's national campaigns and managing the organizing department. For over fifteen years, Mark has developed and carried out organizing and advocacy campaigns on a wide range of environmental, racial justice, and civil liberties issues. At Food ; Water Watch since 2008, Mark was previously western regional director and is based in San Francisco. Before joining Food ; Water Watch, Mark worked as a policy director at the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California where he authored numerous reports and lead campaigns on issues ranging from civilian oversight of the police to government surveillance and privacy. Mark has a J.D. from New York University and a B.A. in economics from University of California at Berkeley.