Our Team

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Executive Director

José T. Bravo

José T. Bravo is a veteran environmental justice organizer. For more than 20 years with JTA, he has led a coalition of environmental justice and labor organizations working together to create healthy workplaces and communities.

Ananda Lee Tan
Strategy Advisor

Ananda Lee Tan

Ananda Lee Tan has been organizing grassroots movements since 1986, serving networks like Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives, Indigenous Climate Action, Indigenous Environmental Network, and co-founding the Climate Justice Alliance.

Tyler Norman
Education Coordinator

Tyler Norman

Tyler Norman has a background in popular education, facilitation & strategic planning, movement organizing, youth mentorship, art & storytelling.

Nona Chai
Program Assistant

Nona Chai

Nona Chai is an administrative professional who supports underserved populations in the realms of public health and environmental justice.

Lara Aumann
Administrative Assistant

Lara Aumann

Lara Aumann is a passionate learner dedicated to leveraging economic principles for positive change in environmental and climate justice.

Fernando Tormos-Aponte
Policy Organizer

Fernando Tormos-Aponte

Fernando Tormos-Aponte is a political sociologist who researches and fights for environmental, racial, and gender justice. He teaches at the University of Pittsburgh.