Ilana BravermanDirector of OutreachFarm Forward and Better Food Foundation

Ilana is the Director of Outreach for Better Food Foundation where she’s focused on the nexus of climate change and food choices. Ilana leads the DefaultVeg campaign, where she consults with leading universities, businesses, and conferences on how to use the science of behavioral nudges to reimagine the way they serve food. Her recent TEDx talk on the topic was called “Moving Beyond a Hamburger Default World.” Previous to her current role, she worked for the Jewish animal advocacy organization, Shamayim. Ilana holds a Master's degree in Animals and Public Policy from the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University and a Bachelor’s degree in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences with a focus in Human Dimensions from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.