Member Advisory Council Member, Women Moving Million
Speaking topics: Funding women & girls, peace building, women’s activism
Geographic location: Los Angeles, CA
Willing to travel? Yes
Links to speeches and/or talks: Creative Time Summit 2012
Recommended Fees: Available upon request
Contact Information: Please click here to contact Jodie with your request
Jodie Evans has been a peace, environmental, women’s rights and social justice activist for forty years. She has traveled extensively to war zones, including Afghanistan, Gaza and Iraq, promoting and learning about peaceful resolution to conflict. She served in the administration of Governor Jerry Brown and ran his presidential campaign. She has published two books, “Stop the Next War Now” and “Twilight of Empire,” and has produced several documentary films, including the Oscar-nominated “The Most Dangerous Man in America” and Howard Zinn’s “The People Speak.” Jodie co-founded CODEPINK: Women for Peace, is the board chair of Women’s Media Center and sits on many other boards, including the Hereditary Disease Foundation, Rainforest Action Network, Drug Policy Alliance, and Sisterhood is Global Institute. She is the mother of three.