Laurie David

Laurie David

Laurie David works on a variety of environmental, food and agricultural issues. Her most recent book, The Family Dinner: Great Ways to Connect with Your Kids, One Meal at a Time, is an inspirational, practical and green guide to the vital family dinner ritual and how to accomplish it in today’s busy world. Laurie was a producer on the 2006 Academy Award winning documentary An Inconvenient Truth, executive produced the HBO documentary Too Hot NOT to Handle, and the TBS comedy special Earth to America! She also authored the bestselling book Stop Global Warming: The Solution is You! and co-authored The Down-to-Earth Guide to Global Warming.

Laurie has received numerous awards and honors, including the Producers Guild of America’s Stanley Kramer Award, a Humanitas Prize Special Award and a Gracie Allen Award. Laurie has been honored with the Audubon Society’s Rachel Carson Award, the Feminist Majority’s Eleanor Roosevelt Award and the NRDC Forces for Nature award. Laurie, a regular blogger on the Huffington Post, has been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Good Morning America, The Today Show, CNN, Fox News and MSNBC.

Laurie hosted at both the 2011 and 2012 TEDxManhattan Event.

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Laurie David to speak and host!

We’re thrilled to announce that Laurie David, author of The Family Dinner: Great Ways to Connect with Your Kids, One Meal at a Time has confirmed she will speak and be a host at TEDxManhattan.  The Family Dinner is an inspirational, practical — and, of course green — guide to the most important hour in your […]


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