Contributor

Janet Ritz

Publisher, The Environmentalist Magazine

Janet Ritz is the publisher and managing editor at <a href="http://www.the-environmentalist.org">The Environmentalist Magazine</a>, a nominee for Change.org's Changemaker Award and a journalist with articles carried by Reuters and USA Today. Her first novel, a cautionary tale, received the 2009 Green Book Festival Award for Fiction. Her second novel, the first book of a historical trilogy with parallels to current events, is slated for completion in late 2016. Janet is also a music producer, receiving Yamaha's International Music Production Prize (first place) in 2005, and a photojournalist. For more information: <a href="http://www.the-environmentalist.org">the-environmentalist.org</a> <a href="http://www.janetritz.com">JanetRitz.com</a> Follow Janet at <a href="http://www.twitter.com/janetritz">@janetritz</a> Follow The Environmentalist at <a href="http://twitter.com/environmentlst">@environmentlst</a> Follow The Environmentalist on <a href="&lt;a href=">Facebook</a>