Michelle Mascarenhas-Swan

Michelle Mascarenhas-Swan Board Member Picture

Michelle is a staff-collective member of the Movement Generation Justice and Ecology Project (MG). MG inspires and engages in transformative action towards the liberation and restoration of land, labor, and culture. Michelle helped to launch the Climate Justice Alliance and the Our Power Campaign and serves on coordination team of the Black Liberation and Land Initiative anchored by the BlackOut Collective and MG. She was a midwife of the Farm-to-School movement in the 1990s where she learned about the need for fostering visionary and oppositional economy from which we can contest for power. As a mama, Michelle has organized several care cooperatives for mutual support of her own and other families with child-care and meals.