Local Travel And Staycation Tips For Traveling More Sustainably
Our Panel Speakers
Sarah Clark - PR Maven
Sarah Clark has a degree in Environmental Studies and serves as a board member of the Community Environmental Council. She is an award-winning Publicist and Brand Strategist, who has led activations and partnerships for many fashion, beauty, wellness, hospitality and action-sport brands including Revolve, Ugg, Burton, Channel Islands Surfboards, as well as Fortune 500 companies including Cox. Sarah is a recipient of the Santa Barbara Young Professional Of The Year Award, and Top 40 Under 40 Award honoring her approach to creative brand strategies and community partnerships. Sarah calls L.A. home, where she spends much of her free time at the beach and hiking with her son, Oliver.
Vanessa Rivers - Eco Entrepreneur
Vanessa Rivers is a California surfer girl, writer, entrepreneur, and an eco advocate. Her passion for travel and sustainability led her to create an eco-friendly line Summerlove Swimwear (as seen in Sports Illustrated, Forbes, Daily Mail), a private surf lesson company SurfwithVanessa.com and her travel blog GlitterandMud.com (as seen in Forbes). Vanessa is Co-Founder of the popular travel community We Are Travels Girls (as seen on Forbes, Harper's Bazaar, Marie Claire, Oprah Magazine) and has worked with top brands such as Google, Pepsi Group and Four Seasons Hotels. Vanessa recently lived in London for seven years, and now resides in Malibu with her husband and daughter, and spends much of her time writing, traveling and surfing.