Elizabeth Kucinich is policy director at the Center for Food Safety where she focusses on GMOs (genetically modified organisms), organic and factory farming.
Elizabeth Kucinich is an experienced champion for the environment and food policy. A native of England, Elizabeth worked in India, Tanzania and the United Kingdom with rural and urban poor. Elizabeth came to the United States to work on monetary policy reform, and later served as a congressional liaison for the 63rd President of the United Nations General Assembly. Elizabeth is the former Director of Government Affairs for the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine.
Elizabeth chairs the board of the Hestia Gaea Foundation and serves as a board director of several other notable organizations including Sean Penn’s Haitian relief organization, J/P HRO, the Rodale Institute, supporting organic agriculture research and advocacy; and a fledgling company producing GardenBar, the first range of savory vegan food bars.
Elizabeth is the Executive Producer of “GMO OMG,” a documentary exploring genetic engineering, agriculture and food (www.GMOfilm.com), which premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival in February 2013. Elizabeth is also the producer of the documentary film “Hot Water” which premiered at the Environmental Film Festival in Washington D.C. in March 2013.
Elizabeth lives in Washington, D.C. with her husband, Dennis Kucinich, a former U.S. Congressman and two-time U.S. Presidential candidate.submit a public speaking request for ELIZABETH KUCINICH