Change makers: This Week’s Staff Picks

There are a ton of new faces on this week’s Staff Picks page so be sure to have a look. But not before you check out our top four favorite pages of the week! Every one of them devotes their time to making change in their local communities and the world.

In our header photo we have Lani Rovzar a principal at 42º, a San Francisco arts agency devoted to partnering local artists with companies and organizations for social engagement and community investment. In her spare time she enjoys surfing and travel. 

Kelvin DeSena

Kelvin DeSena, whose awesome background picture really caught our eye, is a self proclaimed digital media nerd at The National Lottery, which funds projects for the local community. His passions include peanut butter and the Leicester Tigers.

Paige BiermaPaige Bierma won an Emmy for her documentary film, A Brush with the Tenderloin, about one of San Francisco’s toughest neighborhoods. She’s also is also a one-woman-band video producer, a Spanish speaker, yogi and hula hooper.

Michael Silberman

Michael Silberman is the Global Director of the Digital Mobilisation Lab at Greenpeace. The goal of the lab is to change how campaigns are fought and won all across the world. In his free time he serves on a number of boards including Web of Change.