Laura Fisher is the program director for Green Guerillas, a New York City-based nonprofit that supports community gardeners and urban agriculture projects through a mix of community organizing, education and advocacy. Laura first explored her interest in environmental health while working in Ecuador as an English teacher for tour guides in the Galapagos National Park. Upon returning to the United States, she continued to pursue projects in sustainable food systems and healthy ecosystems. Laura graduated summa cum laude in English Literature from Emory University and received her M.A. in Environmental Conservation Education from New York University.