Announcing SXSW Eco Featured Speaker Nikki Silvestri

Written by Jordan Roberts | Thursday, May 29, 2014

SXSW Eco Featured Speaker Nikki Silvestri SXSW Eco is pleased to announce Nikki Silvestri as an addition to the Featured Speakers lineup for this year's conference!

Nikki Silvestri is the executive director of Green for All, an organization working to build a more inclusive, healthy and sustainable economy. Prior to joining Green For All, she served as executive director of People’s Grocery in Oakland, where she led efforts to cultivate economic and environmental justice within the food sector. She holds a master’s degree in African American studies from UCLA, and is originally from Los Angeles. Nikki's background in community organizing, equitable food systems and culture as a medium for building bridges to unserved communities perfectly aligns with the SXSW Eco mission.

We are very excited to have Nikki join our exciting roster of Featured Speakers for SXSW Eco 2014. Register to attend today and book your choice of hotel while they last! Stay tuned for programming announcements coming this June and follow us Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and Instagram for updates.