Please welcome RAN’s new executive director, Rebecca Tarbotton!
Rebecca Tarbotton is a longtime environmental, human rights and food activist, and a self-described pragmatic idealist. “For me the biggest challenge about the work we do is that the symptoms of environmental damage are so obvious, it’s hard to stay focused on the root causes,” she says. “That’s one of the things that makes RAN unique. We provide pathways to connect people directly to the root causes of ecological collapse, by tackling the most pressing symptoms using strategies that demand transformative change.”
And she should know. For over three years before becoming executive director, Tarbotton led campaigns at RAN against one of the most invisible, yet potent forces behind environmental destruction: financing of fossil fuel projects by large American banks. Read Full Bio >>
Welcome Message from Rebecca