We are delighted to announce the appointment of Leslie Berliant as Celsias’ Editor.
Leslie is a partner at the BLU MOON Group, a consulting firm specializing in cause marketing and public outreach campaigns and a co-founder of the BLU MOON Foundation. Leslie brings a wealth of experience having been the author of the ‘Going Green’ column on Personal News Network, a featured author in the LOHAS Journal, a contributor to divorce360.com and a reporter for The Santa Monica Mirror. Leslie has also been a contributing writer for Celsias for over a year.
Trained as a creative facilitator under Gerald Haman at the Thinkubator at Creative Solutions Network in Chicago, Leslie served as Regional Coordinator for MoveOn.org and was Deputy Director of Communications for SEIU, Local 434b, the Homecare Workers Union. She was also a consultant to Gary Wexler and Associates, Passion Marketing for Issues and Causes.
Leslie holds two Master’s Degrees from Brandeis University. As if that isn’t enough, Leslie also writes poetry, is completing a young adult novel, and enjoys dance, yoga, travel (in an eco-friendly way, of course), politics, vegan cooking and gardening. Leslie, welcome, we are thrilled to have you on the team, and we look forward to your editorial leadership!