Wenonah Hauter is the Executive Director of Food & Water Watch. She has worked extensively on food, water, environmental and energy issues at the national, state and local level. Experienced in developing policy positions and legislative strategies, she is also a skilled and accomplished organizer, having lobbied and developed grassroots field strategy and action plans. From 1997 to 2005 she served as Director of Public Citizen‚ Energy and Environment Program, which focused on water, food, and energy policy. From 1996 to 1997, she was environmental policy director for Citizen Action, where she worked with the organization’s 30 state-based groups. From 1989 to 1995 she was at the Union of Concerned Scientists where as a senior organizer, she coordinated broad-based, grassroots sustainable energy campaigns in several states. She has an M.S. in Applied Anthropology from the University of Maryland.
Wenonah Hauter, Executive Director of Food & Water Watch, spoke at TEDxManhattan 2012 about the impacts of consolidation in the poultry industry. Below, an update on her work: Wenonah has 104 events scheduled so far in 2013. She had 74 in the first half of the year and in that time traveled to at least: […]
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