Green Festival Speakers
Deanna Zandt is a media technologist and the author of Share This! How You Will Change the World with Social Networking (Berrett-Koehler, June 2010). She has been described as having a techie’s brain and an organizer’s heart and is a consultant to key progressive media organizations including AlterNet and Jim Hightower’s Hightower Lowdown. She is also a Research Fellow at the Center for Social Media at American University. Zandt specializes in social media, is a leading expert in women and technology, and is a frequent guest on CNN International, BBC Radio, Fox News and more. She has spoken at a number of conferences, including Netroots Nation, SXSW Interactive, Personal Democracy Forum, the National Conference on Media Reform, Facing Race, Web 2.0 Expo, Bioneers, America’s Future Now (formerly “Take Back America,”) and Women Action & The Media. She provides beginner and advanced workshops both online and in person.