Susana Almanza

Susana Almanza, a native of East Austin, is a political and environmental activist, a former radio journalist, city planning commissioner and member of the Chicano rights group Brown Beret. Currently, she is the director of People Organized for the Defense of Earth and Her Resources, PODER, the environmental justice advocacy she helped found in 1991.

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