Ayşe Gürsöz comes to RAN with diverse experience in social impact communications and a deep commitment to social and environmental justice. She’s worked with organizations ranging from Grassroots Global Justice Alliance, the Indigenous Environmental Network, Public Advocates and Breathe California. Ayse is especially passionate to incorporate new media to share stories that educate, inspire, and influence. She’s produced video stories as a journalist and producer that have reached millions of people through Al Jazeera’s social media arm, AJ+; and the Indigenous Environmental Network’s media arm, Indigenous Rising Media. Ayse is also a new economies project fellow with the Media Consortium. In her free time she loves photography, making dumplings, and traveling anywhere and everywhere she can.