On the VERGE

Shana Rappaport has worked actively for over a decade as a cross-industry convener to advance sustainability solutions. Over the last five years, as director of strategic programs for GreenBiz Group, Shana has helped build and scale the VERGE global event series, focusing on how technology accelerates the clean economy. Shana has designed and led several key VERGE programs pivotal to its success in leveraging the power of convening for transformative change. Shana previously served as Director of Education for Bioneers, and as a nationally recognized community leader during her time as an undergraduate and graduate student at USC. She currently serves on the board of directors for the Buckminster Fuller institute, board of advisors for Project Drawdown, and is a trained leader of Al Gore’s Climate Reality Project.