Erin Switalski is executive director of Women’s Voices for the Earth, a national organization that works to eliminate toxic chemicals that impact women’s health by changing consumer behaviors, corporate practices and government policies. Erin is a 2010 winner of the “40 Under 40” Leadership Award in Advocacy from the New Leaders Council.
Erin Switalski has worked as a social justice and environmental health advocate for more than 15 years. She is the Executive Director of Women’s Voices for the Earth (WVE), the only women-led environmental health organization focusing on eliminating toxic chemicals from the products women encounter every day. WVE works within the social justice and environmental health movements to amplify the voices of all women to advocate for their health. The organization is committed to building alliances that engage diverse communities and address the concerns of those most impacted by toxic exposures. Their mission is to amplify women’s voices to eliminate the toxic chemicals that harm our health and communities. Erin is a 2010 winner of the “40 Under 40” Leadership Award in Advocacy from the New Leaders Council. She is also featured in the 2014 Link TV special, UNSAFE: The Truth Behind Everyday Chemicals. Erin regularly speaks about the power of women to move major corporations and influence policy.