Green Festival Speakers

Irv Sheffey



Irv Sheffey is the Associate Field Organizer (DC) for Sierra Club’s Environmental Justice and Community Partnerships Program. He works with community based organizations in Washington, DC addressing environmental problems and providing technical and logistical support as needed Sheffey has served as a member of the DC Mayor’s Green Building Advisory Council; the Outreach and Education Sub-Committee of the Mayor’s Green Collar Jobs Council and actively promotes building a sustainable, green economy through grassroots efforts. He is a board member of Groundwork Anacostia and a  co-founder of GreenTHINK, a network/discussion group, promoting green visioning, dialogue and collaboration in the Washington metropolitan area.