CoRenewal/Amazon Mycorenewal Project
Maya Elson is a teacher, naturalist, mycologist, organizer and lover of the wild. As the Executive Director of CoRenewal/Amazon Mycorenewal Project, she is dedicated to enacting effective and just solutions to environmental and social crises. As one of the founding members of the Radical Mycology network, she’s worked on various fungal cultivation and educational projects in Olympia, WA and the San Francisco Bay area. She’s worked as a campaign organizer with a number of climate justice and wilderness defense struggles over many years, and teaches environmental activism to youth.