Lisa Hoyos is the Director and the Co-Founder of Climate Parents, a national organization focused on mobilizing parents and families for clean energy and climate solutions. She has been a campaigner in the labor, environmental and EJ movements in California for over twenty years, most recently serving as the CA Director of the BlueGreen Alliance and the former Apollo Alliance. Her labor movement experience also includes running legislative and electoral campaigns with the national AFL-CIO and and global justice campaigns with the Congress of South African Trade Unions in Johannesburg. Her environmental background includes working with Greenpeace to fight toxic facilities in low-income communities and serving as a committee staffer to CA Senate Natural Resources Committee under Senator Tom Hayden. Lisa is Latina and bilingual. She lives with her husband and two school age boys in San Francisco.
Netroots Nation participation
- Netroots Nation 2015