Green Festival Speakers
Neambe LeadonVita is an award winning community activist, educator, organic gardener and mother of two, integrating her many talents in service to community. Her work as Eco-Cultivator for organizations like Blue and Yellow Logic, The GrowHaus, Sisters of Color United for Education, PeaceJam and Youthbiz is enhanced by her passion to educate youth with the tools to live a healthy, self-sustaining future. As Eco-Cultivator, Neambe has co-designed and implemented a curriculum entitled “Going Green, Living Bling: Redefining the Image of Wealth,” which includes an introduction to sustainability, organic vegetable gardening, food justice, health, environmental awareness and Hip Hop. She is also a member of the Five Points Garden Collaborative installing urban gardens in Northeast Denver. She has training in Eco-Auditing, Aqua-Ponics and holds a B.A. in Interior Design from the Florida State University in Tallahassee, FL. She begins Permaculture training October 2012.