KATE WEINER (Founder and Creative Director) is an environmental journalist, food writer, and farm-to-table event coordinator. As a recipient of the 2015 Brower Youth Award, Kate has traveled across the country speaking on joy-driven activism and sustainable living. Her work has been published in Food52, Remedy Quarterly, Earth Island Journal, Chickpea, and The Man Repeller, and she has been featured on I Am That Girl.
GIORGIA SAGE (Design Director) is a poet and graphic designer from San Francisco, currently pursuing her BA at Wesleyan University. She is a 2015 826 Valencia Young Author Scholar and a Point Foundation semi-finalist. She advocates for the importance of integrating environmental awareness and sustainability practices in the contemporary social justice movement and believes firmly in the power of good design as a tool for better world-building. Her writing has been published in SELFISH, The Found Poetry Review, Barking Sycamores, and Your Impossible Voice, among other journals, as well as the MOTIF and Paper Swans anthology series.
MARIANA ROJAS (Resident Artist) lives in Utah and works as a wilderness field guide. She loves questions, bright colors, and quiet mornings—the recipe for a thesis in process—and is inspired by her solo travels through soundscapes, long hikes, and steep peaks. Writers such as Tracy K. Smith, Audre Lorde, bell hooks, Gloria E. Anzaldúa, and Ana Mariella Bacigalupo inspire her critical and creative thought. Mariana envisions a life of travel and an interdisciplinary doctoral degree.