Green Festival Speakers

Fran Teplitz



Fran Teplitz serves as the Director of Social Investing & Policy at Green America. Her work focuses on socially responsible investing, including community investing and banking as well as shareholder action.She also manages Green America’s role in coalitions related to sustainable business and economics, climate change, and other policy issues.  Fran worked with Peace Action and the Peace Action Education Fund before joining Green America. Prior to Peace Action, she worked on U.S. policy toward Central America.  She holds a Master’s Degree from the Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame and earned her undergraduate degree from Washington University in St. Louis in Political Science.