Building True Allies: Nikki Silvestri at TEDxManhattan

Nikki Silvestri is the Executive Director of Green For All. She was previously Executive Director of People’s Grocery in Oakland, CA, a non-profit organization working to improve the health and economy of the West Oakland community through a local food system. While at People’s Grocery, Nikki raised the profile of an already successful organization, developing an innovative leadership development program for food entrepreneurs, strengthening a body of racial justice programming, and developing new partnerships that doubled the financial impact of People’s Grocery’s initiatives.