Madison MacLeod – Researcher and Creator of Zero Waste California
Bio: Madison is a zero waste advocate and environmentalist who is attempting to change the planet’s trashy habits and mitigate climate change with a low-impact lifestyle. She created Zero Waste California in 2016 after being inspired by an environmental science professor, Susan Mahoney.
Madison currently lives in the Bay Area with her fiancee and four dogs: Parsnip, Fizzgig, Gogo Gadget and George. She graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in history from the University of California Santa Cruz and is a Regents Scholar. Her hobbies include learning foreign languages, cooking, journalism, back country camping, picking up beach trash, and, of course, learning more about history.
Photo Credit: Jose Nino Photography