Manda Aufochs Gillespie is a consultant, writer, environmentalist, and author of Green Mama: Giving your child a healthy start and a greener future. In her 20 years as an ecological designer she has helped green a large midwestern daycare, an orphanage in Guatemala, and one of the world’s only urban ecovillages. Manda started her business, The Green Mama, in Chicago and publishes articles in publications throughout the U.S., Canada, and in Guatemala. Visit her website at thegreenmama.com.
Manda will be in Chicago promoting her new book, Green Mama, and helping empower parents to be what they were always meant to be: experts in the care of their own children.