Elli Sparks

Director of Field Development
Citizens' Climate Lobby
Participates in 2 items
Elli Sparks has 21 years of non-profit fundraising experience working in Richmond, Virginia with Elk Hill, William Byrd Community House, and Reach Out and Read Virginia. She joined the CCL team as a volunteer in 2011 when she started our Richmond chapter. She became our director of field development in June 2013. In that role, she coaches new volunteers as they start CCL chapters. Elli also leads our weekly Intro Call and supports the Coal Country Action Team and action teams related to agriculture and rural communities. She conducts our annual Train the Trainer program. In addition to working with CCL, Elli runs a small family farm devoted to sustainable agriculture practices. Her beef and dairy cattle, chickens and ducks, and pigs help build top soil and sequester carbon as they rotate through the pastures.

Sessions in which Elli Sparks participates

Sunday 19 June, 2016

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
10:15 AM
10:15 AM
Climate Advocate Training (Group Start Workshop)
2 hours 15 minutes, 10:15 AM - 12:30 PM

- Ambassador


Elli Sparks, Citizens' Climate Lobby (Participant)

Monday 20 June, 2016

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
4:30 PM
4:30 PM
Climate and Agriculture
1 hour, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

- Palladian


Peter Lehner, EarthJustice (Participant)

Elli Sparks, Citizens' Climate Lobby (Moderator)

David Wolfe, Cornell University, School of Integrative Plant Science (Participant)

Pietro Emilio Spini, Cornell University (Participant)