Green Festival Speakers

Justin Yoffe


Justin Yoffe, is Co-Founder of nonprofit program Arts:Earth Partnership, which is recognized as the "Official Green Certification for Cultural Facilities in Southern California.” Arts:Earth Partnership signed a ground-breaking contract with the City of Los Angeles to assess and certify all city owned cultural facilities for environmental sustainability and works closely with the City of Santa Monica to green the practices and operations of their cultural institutions, both public and private. Arts:Earth Partnership is a voluntary coalition of theaters, museums, art galleries and cultural facilities committed to the creation of a world-wide sustainable ecosystem and to the advocacy of the arts sector as an integral engine for positive societal change. Justin is also a produced Playwright, Director, Artistic Director, Emmy Award-Winning Producer and screenwriter. He is the Board President of the Electric Lodge, Southern California's first 100% renewable energy powered theater, and Founder of his own 501c3 Theater Company called Venice Theatre Works.