Each month we spotlight a WEN member, speaker, or environmental leader to help our community learn about the careers of women in the environmental fields. Occasionally we also feature nonprofit and other organizations that are engaging the Bay Area community on environmental issues. Nominate organizations, colleagues, or friends for upcoming Spotlights by emailing WEN using our contact form. We check email regularly and will respond as soon as possible.

Vanessa Forbes

Right from her very first job out of college, our new board member, Vanessa Forbes has stayed true to her commitment of preserving our natural world. Read on to learn more about her story.

Betty Gaillard

Betty Gaillard heads several teams at Matter of Trust: finance, facilities, HR, member services, communications, community relations and events and coordinates everything from strategic planning [...]

Vanessa Pope

Vanessa Pope is the founder and Executive Director of “For Here, Please” and the founder of MudLab. Here, she shares her thinking behind her fascinating organizations.