Niria Alicia

Xicana Storyteller

Niria Alicia

Niria Alicia, born in Oregon to a migrant farm-worker family, is a multi-lingual Xicana storyteller, author, educator, poet, and community organizer. With an academic background in environmental and Latin American studies and non-profit administration, Nira has traveled, studied and worked on social justice projects throughout the Americas and beyond, including with Earthjustice, Our Children’s Trust, the Winnemem Wintu Tribe, Honor the Earth, and Greenaction.



Panel Presentations:

Accelerating Environmental Protection through Women’s Grassroots Solutions: An Experiential Leadership Journey

October 20th | 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Community of Mentors

October 19th | 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm


Bioneers 2019 Conference - Seeding the Field: Growing Transformative Movements