Adele Israel currently writes SustainAbility, a weekly column for the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel in Colorado. Adele thinks of herself as a job gypsy living in a world of rich variety. She started writing for publications in junior high school and has never stopped. Adele has also been consistent about reading, her marriage, being a mother, working as a community activist and promoting sustainable lifestyles.
An Air Force brat, she has lived in Colorado for more than 80 percent of her life. Since 1993, Adele has made her home at the confluence of the Colorado and Gunnison Rivers in the beautiful Grand Valley of Western Colorado. She is part of a small, energetic group of conscious individuals determined to drag their community into the 21st century.