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Greening the Statehouse 2020

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Schedule

· Expo
Expo & Networking
· Stage
Welcome & Logistics
Amanda Shepherd
· Stage
Lakes, Rivers, & Drinking Water in the 2021 Session
Justin Schneider, Director of Consumer Affairs, Indiana American Water and conservation farming pioneer Ray McCormick, moderated by Dr. Indra Frank
Justin Schneider Indra Frank
· Expo
Expo & Networking
· Stage
Advancing Environmental Justice and Health
Vop Osili, Indianapolis City-County Council, Tony Gillespie, Indiana Minority Health Coalition, & Rep. Carolyn Jackson
Carolyn Jackson Tony Gillespie Paula Brooks Vop Osili
· Expo
Expo & Networking
· Stage
Wildlife Habitat & Transportation in the 2021 Session
Panel featuring Mike Worley of Georgia Wildlife Federation, Mandla Moyo of AARP-Indiana, & Rep. Sue Errington
Mike Worley Sue Errington Mandla Moyo Tim Maloney
· Sessions
Reception Room
Socialize and Learn with Friends New and Old!
Kathy Busto Dan O’Connell Samantha Morton Jim Poyser
· Expo
Reception
Visit the Expo hall, network with other attendees, & familiarize yourself with Hopin!
· Stage
Welcome by Jesse Kharbanda
Jesse Kharbanda
· Stage
Climate & Energy in the 2021 Session
Panel featuring energy policy analyst Ben Inskeep and State Representative Matt Pierce, moderated by Jesse Kharbanda
Ben Inskeep Matt Pierce Jesse Kharbanda
· Sessions
Hone Your Organizing Skills: Breakout Sessions
Choose from sessions including Writing an LTE, Talking to Lawmakers, Hosting a Phonebank
Greg Kempf Shannon Anderson Amanda Shepherd
· Expo
Lunch Break, Networking & Expo
· Stage
Awards Ceremony
· Stage
Factory Farming and a Plant Powered-Rural Indiana
Panel featuring Rep. Tom Saunders (R-Lewisville), Tarah Heinzen (Food & Water Watch), & Scott Weathers (Good Food Institute), moderated by Kim Ferraro
Tom Saunders Tarah Heinzen Scott Weathers Kim Ferraro
· Sessions
Hone Your Organizing Skills: Breakout Sessions
Choose from sessions including Writing an LTE, Talking to Lawmakers, Hosting a Phonebank
Greg Kempf Shannon Anderson Amanda Shepherd
· Expo
Break, Networking & Expo
· Stage
What the Election Results, COVID could mean for IN in 2021
Panel featuring Sen. Jon Ford (R-Terre Haute), Rep. Cherrish Pryor (D-Indianapolis), and John Krull (Statehouse File), moderated by Jesse Kharbanda
John Krull Jon Ford Cherrish Pryor Jesse Kharbanda
· Stage
Concluding Remarks
Jesse Kharbanda

Speakers

John Krull

Publisher, Statehouse File

Mike Worley

Georgia Wildlife Federation

Sue Errington

State Representative

Kathy Busto

Santosha School

Dan O’Connell

Fraternal Order of Moai - Pukapuka Chapter

Jim Poyser

Earth Charter Indiana

Samantha Morton

Humane Society of the United States

Greg Kempf

Citizens Climate Lobby

Shannon Anderson

Assistant Director of Earth Charter Indiana

Paula Brooks

Environmental Health Senior Associate

Cherrish Pryor

State Representative

Jon Ford

State Senator

Scott Weathers

Senior Policy Specialist, Good Food Institute

Tarah Heinzen

Senior Staff Attorney, Food & Water Watch

Tom Saunders

State Representative

Matt Pierce

State Representative

Ben Inskeep

Principal Energy Policy Analyst, EQ Research

Mandla Moyo

Director of Community Engagement, AARP Indiana

Carolyn Jackson

State Representative

Tony Gillespie

Director of Public Policy and Engagement for Indiana Minority Health Coalition (IMHC)

Vop Osili

President, Indianapolis City-County Council

Justin Schneider

Director of Consumer Affairs, Indiana American Water

Kim Ferraro

Senior Staff Attorney & Director of Agriculture Policy, Hoosier Environmental Council

Michelle Jones

Outreach Associate, Hoosier Environmental Council

Amanda Shepherd

Senior Manager of Outreach, Hoosier Environmental Council

Indra Frank

Environmental Health Director, Hoosier Environmental Council

Tim Maloney

Senior Policy Director, Hoosier Environmental Council

Jesse Kharbanda

Executive Director, Hoosier Environmental Council

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