Becky Glass


Becky Glass is the managing director emeritus of the Labor Network for Sustainability (LNS), a 4,000-member network of trade union and worker activists and environmentalists dedicated to full spectrum (economic, social and environmental) sustainability. Becky served for 12 years as the founding executive director of the Midwest States Center, supporting statewide civic engagement coalitions in the Midwest. Before that she served as Midwest field director for The Youth Project. She holds a Master of Urban and Regional Planning emphasizing transportation and energy from the University of Illinois. She serves on the boards of a number of nonprofits, including: Global Labor Strategies, Public Campaign and Public Campaign Action Fund. Becky and her husband Jim Hare are long-time farm activists living on a small farm in Western Wisconsin where they raise grass-fed beef. Their daughter Amber studies at Boston University.