Guest Profile

Cristina Orbé

Cristina Orb is the co-founder and Executive Director of FEEST, Food Empowerment Education Sustainability Team. FEEST Seattle is a youth-led dinner program hosted at three Seattle schools. FEEST engages youth in civic and social justice, food security, cultural expression, systems change, and community development through improvisational dinner classes.

Cristina is also a songwriter and lead vocalist for the inventive music group orb orb, and spent 3 years working with plant medicines to heal from a physically debilitating illness. Her talk will explore the intersections of imagination, inherent human technologies, plant intelligence, justice and building a sustainable future.