Wendy Brawer

International Director of the Green Map organization, New York City


Best known as Founding Director of Green Map System, Wendy E. Brawer is an eco-designer and social innovator focused on sustainable community development through local leadership. From her original 1992 New York Green Map, the movement has spread continuously and remains supported and linked by the participatory tools, icons, mapping infrastructure, multimedia and events Wendy has co-created and shared at GreenMap.org. Wendy consults on stakeholder engagement, communications and resilient cities, and has been appointed Designer in Residence at Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, an Utne Visionary and a Woman of Earth, as seen at EcoCultural.info.