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  • Karen Olson Johnson | Future First
    books Common Sense for Common Good and From Where I See It both about sustainability Her second book is the winner of the Midwest Book Awards Karen is the co host of a weekly morning talk show on AM950 radio called Food Freedom Radio which is a lively conversation about the issue that concerns all of us namely the food we eat Karen is the developer and author of an elementary Hands on Minds on science educational training manual for grades K through 6 which was used as the basis for an ongoing summer science education institute component at the University of St Thomas Saint Paul Minnesota She studied marine biology at the University of Miami Field Station in the Florida Keys and has taught classes on sharks starfish and squid to hundreds of students Karen has studied marine animals for decades and has dived more than 150 dive sites in the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico She has performed in depth studies on the chiton an intertidal invertebrate and has literally swum with sharks She has presented lectures taught classes developed materials delivered seminars or run retreats for the Future First Women s Congress Science Museum of Minnesota Bioneers Altrusa the Living Green Expo St Catherine University the University of St Thomas Hamline University the Science Teachers Association the American Association for the Advancement of Science Project 2061 the Interfaith Earth Day Celebration the Summer Academy for High Potential Students and INROADS to name a few and she sits on the advisory and foundation boards of several environmental and educational based organizations She has inspired young and old in the wonders and the challenges of knowing science and using this knowledge to better our lives Karen is also a patent holding inventor and her ideas have become manufactured

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  • Barbara McAfee | Future First
    Vocal Presence Berrett Koehler Publishers was the 1 Amazon bestseller in business communications when it was released in October of 2011 She was an organizational development consultant for twelve years specializing in team building communications and applying organizational principles and practices within communities A professional singer songwriter and keynote speaker Barbara blends practical content sassy music useful wisdom and sophisticated humor in her keynote presentations She has released six CDs

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  • Shalini Gupta | Future First
    and legislative policy analysis and advocacy related to renewable energy and climate change issues Her work has ranged from developing community scale energy projects to international work in Kiel Germany and at Argonne National Laboratories where she analyzed sources of atmospheric organic pollutants from urban and industrial sites in China Shalini was a 2006 National Environmental Leadership Fellow and a 2008 Archibald Bush Leadership Fellow She also served on the

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  • Julie Ristau | Future First
    implementation Her expertise crosses many fields from organizing to start ups to community restoration Ristau is leading the process to establish the Will Steger Wilderness Center co leads On the Commons a commons movement strategy center and is now launching Regeneration Partnership a collaborative to help bring new social and sustainable initiatives to life Early in her career she started a breeding stock farm in southern Minnesota she helped launch

    Original URL path: http://futurefirst.us/speakers/julie-ristau/ (2016-04-29)
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  • Ann Manning – Future First Initiative Director | Future First
    Congress combine her long time interest in economic justice with a relatively new awakening to the need for environmental justice Ann was Interim Executive Director for United for a Fair Economy in Boston MA and consults with Wealth for the Common Good on economic reforms as well as creating the New Economy She has held board leadership roles with organizations including Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative the YWCA of Minneapolis and

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  • Lucia Watson | Future First
    Local Actions Events 2014 Congress Event Calendar First Congress Past Events News In the News Connect Contact Us SPREAD THE WORD Donate back Lucia Watson Chef Lucia Watson is the proprietor of Lucia s Resturant Wine Bar and Lucia s To Go one of the twin cities favorite neighborhood establishments Lucia s continuing popularity over the past two decades is a tribute to her sensibility and menu selection and her

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  • Ilene Evans | Future First
    rhyme in telling her tales Ilene specializes in multicultural tales inspired by a rich Affrilachian life and all its folklore She creates educational theater programs and workshops that span a vast range of arts and humanities as artistic director of the theater company Voices from the Earth Ilene gives workshops in the theater arts focused on integrating the disciplines Her historical portrayals include women who have made a difference in

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  • Lisa Renstrom | Future First
    as conservators of land and place but a sect had taken over Christianity and turned the golden rule upside down Landing in Charlotte North Carolina I found my voice at a new members party to the Sierra Club and used it as local Chair of the Central Piedmont Group and Executive Director of Voice Choices a 13 county smart growth initiative Shifting from local to national as the President of

    Original URL path: http://futurefirst.us/speakers/lisa-renstrom/ (2016-04-29)
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