Team Category: Staff

Team Category: Staff

Clarice Friloux

For over three decades, Clarice has been working up and down the bayous of south Louisiana with frontline and fence line communities facing the climate …

by Mana Tahaie
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Donald Anthonyson

Donald Anthonyson (he/him) is Senior Organizer of Taproot Noire. He is a past president of the Environmental Awareness Group, the largest environmental NGO in the …

by dmcconville
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Chris Battle Sr.

Chris (he/him) is the Climate Disaster Recovery Manager for Taproot Earth. He is a United States Navy Veteran and brings thirty years of industrial and …

by dmcconville
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Jamie Dardar (Billiot)

Jamie (she/her) is the Executive Assistant for Taproot Earth. As a proud United Houma Nation tribal member, she brings a lifetime of personal commitment to …

by dmcconville
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Tiffany Fant

Tiffany Fant (she/her) is the Program Manager for Taproot Noire. She began her advocacy at her alma mater, Appalachian State University, where she waged successful …

by dmcconville
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Andrei B. Greenwood

Andrei Greenwood (he/him) is Visual Lead for Taproot Earth. Andrei brings over 25 years of experience in graphic design, digital advocacy, and entrepreneurship. Andrei earned …

by Anthony Giancatarino

Ashley Herad

Ashley (she/her) is Policy & Law Program Manager for Taproot Earth. She served in the Louisiana Governor’s Press Office in the wake of Hurricanes Katrina …

by dmcconville
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Kellyn LaCour-Conant

Kellyn LaCour-Conant (she/they) is Manager for WechooseNow, a campaign dedicated to centering frontline decision-making in climate policy. Kellyn is a two-spirit daughter of the Cane …

by dmcconville

Michael McKenzie, M.Ed.

Michael (he/him) began his public service career education in 5th Ward/ Trinity Gardens section Houston, Texas. It was at this time that he began to …

by dmcconville

Emily Price

Emily has worked as a law library clerk, bread baker, bakery owner, and sous chef, mostly in Tulsa, Oklahoma and sometimes in Brooklyn, New York. …

by dmcconville