16 Black Environmentalists You Should Know

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  • Kari Fulton
  • 042214 national enviornmentalist Omar Freilla
  • 042111 news national environment Lisa P Jackson
  • 042214 national enviornmentalist john francis
  • 042111 news national environment Van Jones
  • 042111 news national environment robert bullard
  • 042111 news national environment Majora Carter
  • 042111 news national environment warren washington
  • 042111 news national environment Will Allen
  • 042111 news national environment Shelton Johnson
  • 042214 national enviornmentalist dr beverly wright
  • Nikki Silvestri
  • Denzel Thompson
  • Tanya Fields
  • Norris McDonald
  • Karen Washington

Lisa P. Jackson

President Obama appointed Lisa Jackson as the first African-American administrator with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). A New Orleans native, Jackson’s career in environmental regulation spans almost 25 years.

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