In Tiny Climate Challenge Episode 9 our Guest Expert Ashley Mazanec talks about the importance of EcoArts in addressing our climate crisis. Guest Expert Information Ashley Mazanec is an environmental policy and non-profit professional, eco-art educator, and eco musician committed to optimizing human and environmental health. As Assistant Executive Director of the San Diego Energy District, she is deeply invested in the future of clean energy in San Diego. Founding EcoArts Foundation in 2016 led to her current position in teaching and programming eco-art education at Del Sur Elementary. EcoArts Foundation's mission is to inspire the regeneration of Earth's ecosystems with creative media, events, and performance. Ashley has advanced this mission by producing: environmentally-themed music, an EcoArts TV production for the City of Palmdale, an educational eco art series generously funded by the Tommy Short Foundation, and the Let's Talk About the Weather podcast -- which explores ecological topics through the eyes of artists. She serves as a Sustainability Advisor for the City of Del Mar, and co-producer for ocean films with Spiral Pacific. Current board positions include the eco-village development nonprofit Local Earth, Citizens Coordinate for Century III, and the pioneer of San Diego's first EcoDistrict -- beautifulPB. Ashley is a partner and affiliated artist at the Climate Science Alliance. Ashley has been endowed with numerous awards from 2015 to 2017, including Global Policy and Strategy Fellowship, US-Israel Center for Innovation and Economic Sustainability Lead Fellowship, and Surfing Madonna Oceans Project Scholarship to the Artists and Climate Change Inaugural Incubator. She holds her Masters in International Environmental Policy from the UCSD School of Global Policy and Strategy, where she served as Net Impact UCSD Graduate Chapter President. Coverage on her activities can be found on KPBS, The Union Tribune Coastal, Voyager, podcast and radio interviews. Contact Ashley Mazanec www.EcoArtsFoundation.org Links mentioned UCSD - School of Global Policy & Strategy City of Encinitas Environmental Commission - Jim Wang Eco Sustainability Peeps Climate Science Alliance Diane Burko Coral Reefs Encinitas Restaurants Healthy Creations Nectarine Grove Eve Encinitas Birdseye Kitchen Goodonya The Sandpiper Ocean Friendly Restaurants article Surfrider Ocean Friendly Restaurants Other Mentions Let’s Talk About the Weather Ep. 24. Regan Rosburg: Breaching Grief, Melancholia and Mania with Biophilia Artists and Climate Change Adidas (sustainable clothing and shoes) Contact Mayela Manasjan TinyClimate.com
AlternativeHealthTools.com loves feedback! Ashley Mazanec is an eco musician and environmental justice advocate based in the San Diego area. She is a trusted voice in the movement towards a compassionate economy. Whether reaching audiences through song, speech, or environmental events, she aims to raise awareness of policies, technologies, science, and arts that have the power to balance the earth's ecosystem with our economy. She has performed alongside legendary artists, spoken on college panels, been broadcasted over public radio, and supported sustainability and festival events. A pianist since early childhood and recording artist since 2003, her original music is featured in corporate stores such as TJ Maxx, Hershey's, and Abercrombie Kids. Ashley's new LP, Let's Talk About the Weather, can be found across media channels, including iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, Google Play Music and Bandcamp. Visit her Facebook page for updates and stay tuned for her conscious progressive rock band, The Altruists. Links mentioned “Warning Call” from Ashley’s LP Let’s Talk About the Weather. Gabe Lehner producer (9Theory). It's The Chemicals (feat. Scarub), Inspired Flight. Business For Benefit. B Corps. Book: Altruism by Matthieu Ricard. San Diego 350.org. RobGreenfield.tv. “Let’s Talk About the Weather” from Ashley’s LP Let’s Talk About the Weather. Tiny Houses. Ecovillages. Movie: Garbage Warrior. Garbage Warrior on YouTube. LocalEarth.org. Biogas Energy, LLC. Three things you can do: Community, Conscious Consuming, Getting out in nature every day. Jacquelyne Price, HHP, CNC, CCMH from episode 49: Kalos Transformational Healing (Grandma’s Magic) Upcoming Events 12/7 EcoDemocracy at T Short Galleries 7-9. 12/9 The Altruists at Hill Street Cafe 7-8. 12/10 The Altruists at Nates Garden Grill 6-8. 12/14 Solo eco-musical performance at San Diego Green Building Council Social 5:30-8. For easy tracking click HERE to track Let's Talk About the Weather performances, events, and soon-to-be podcasts. Also visit Ashleymazanec.com. The one thing people need to hearLive Compassion. Compassion for yourself. Compassion for your neighbor. Compassion for other creatures. Ask “Did I live compassion today?” Contact informationAshley Mazanec760-815-4652Ashleymazanec@gmail.comwww.AshleyMazanec.com Using podsafe music from http://ccmixter.org/Loveshadow - Almost Given UpNethis - SteadySpeck - Greensleeves (whatever mix) DISCLAIMERThe information contained in these podcasts and on this website is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or health condition. Please consult a qualified healthcare professional to diagnose your health condition and prevent self diagnosis. We do not dispense medical advice or prescribe or diagnose illness. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration or the American Medical Association have not evaluated, approved, or disapproved the material contained in these podcasts or on this website or its related material. No specific claims are made in relation to any health conditions or the effectiveness or ineffectiveness of the devices contained in this website.