Lil Milagro Henriquez
Lil Milagro Henriquez (she/her), M.A., was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana and has family who survived Hurricane Katrina—one of the nation’s most infamous climate-change-related disasters. She is a 20-year veteran of social and environmental justice activism. In 2017, she founded Mycelium Youth Network, an organization dedicated to preparing and empowering frontline youth for climate change. Mycelium has been named as one of the only organizations actively preparing young people for climate change in the United States.