Environmental Justice: From the Grassroots to the White House

Webinar //


Oct 28 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EST


Join our virtual celebration of the 30th anniversary of the first National People of Color Environmental Leadership Summit.


Moderator: Crystal Upperman, Vice President, ESG, Social Performance and Resilience, AECOM

Welcome: APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD

Featured Speakers

  • Charles Lee, Senior Policy Advisor, EPA Office of Environmental Justice
  • Linda Rae Murray, Past-President, American Public Health Association
  • Leslie FieldsSenior Director, Environmental Justice and Healthy Communities, Sierra Club
  • Vernice Miller-Travis, Executive Vice President, Metropolitan Group
  • Brooks Berndt, Environmental Justice Minister, United Church of Christ
  • Brenda Mallory, Chair, Council on Environmental Quality, The White House
  • LaTricea D. Adams, Founder CEO and President, Black Millennials for Flint
  • Omega and Brenda Wilson, Co-Founders, West End Revitalization Association of Mebane, North Carolina

Questions? Contact Rebecca Rehr.

Hosted by APHA, APHA's Environment Section and Occupational Health and Safety Section, and the United Church of Christ.