Timothy Fitzgerald

Director of the Impact Division, Fisheries Solutions Center, Environmental Defense Fund (Festival Underwriter)

Tim Fitzgerald directs the impact division of the Environmental Defense Fund oceans program’s new Fisheries Solution Center, leading global programs on training, seafood markets, supply-chain engagement, and fisheries finance. He serves on the boards of Ecofish LLC and GulfWild and is an advisor to Fair Trade USA, the Conservation Alliance for Seafood Solutions, and the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission. A frequent speaker on ocean conservation and public health issues, Fitzgerald has also been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and on NPR’s “Fresh Air,” in addition to giving invited testimony to the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.

Videos/Audio of Timothy Fitzgerald

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