Director of Food and Environment, Earth Day Network
Jillian Semaan is the Director of Food and Environment at Earth Day Network where she focuses on addressing the impact animal agriculture has on the planet. She advocates for plant-based diets for the health of the environment and self. Previously as chief of staff for Civil Rights at the United States Department of Agriculture, she was able to create and implement government initiatives that focused on sustainable agriculture in food desserts and disadvantaged communities. She continues to focus on finding solutions to mitigate the climate crisis.