Katie Cantrell Bio Page

Katie Cantrell

Katie Cantrell:
Factory Farming Awareness Coalition

Katie Cantrell is a UC Berkeley graduate and former president of the Berkeley Organization for Animal Advocacy. She founded the Factory Farming Awareness Coalition in 2010 to educate people about the ecological and social justice hazards of industrial meat production in the United States. Katie has delivered over 100 presentations on factory farming, and her presentation has been used as a resource by food justice activists across the country.

The Factory Farming Awareness Coalition (FFAC) is a local non-profit dedicated to empowering consumers to help animals, the environment, and our own health through our daily food choices. They provide a holistic overview of the ecological, social justice, and public health impacts of factory farming.

In the two years since its inception, FFAC has trained 35 presenters and given over 100 presentations to classes, churches, community organizations, and businesses. FFAC also won free advertising on BART, which brought the message of Meatless Mondays to over 300,000 people per day.

Please Visit: Factory Farming Awareness Coalition Website