Kristen Steele

Kristen Steele

Kristen Steele

Local Futures. International Alliance for Localisation (IAL)

Kristen Steele, Associate Programmes Director, Local Futures. International Alliance for Localisation (IAL)

Kristen Steele has been working on economic localisation with Local Futures for nearly two decades. In addition to organizing conferences, writing and speaking, she helped to design and launch the International Alliance for Localisation (IAL). She holds a BA in Environmental Studies and a Master’s degree in Wild Animal Biology and has worked in both private and public sectors. Her work encompasses a range of localisation-related issues including energy, food and education. She is currently pursuing doctoral research on alternative economics and biodiversity conservation.