Region: Global Leadership and Management
Lara Johnson is the Deputy Director of EarthRights International. She has spent decades building international programs to bring local solutions to global issues. She was formerly with Rocky Mountain Institute, Johns Hopkins University – holding a Master of Public Health – and Open Society Foundations where she has supported teams protecting environmental, health, and human rights. She has founded and managed two international fair-trade businesses and contributed to publications about indigenous, community and biodiversity issues in Southeast Asia.