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Story Ann Green

Ann Green is the current president of AVS. She has been involved in the group since its beginning. She went vegetarian for the animals in 1988; and vegan in 1998. These days, she is vegan for all the reasons. Ann is a retired physical therapist who enjoys mountain biking, making jewelry, genealogy, and studying languages.

Story Laura Beck

Laura Beck began her vegan journey in April 2010, when she heard the Food for Thought podcast episode called “The Truth about Eggs”. Her website, Your Vegan Mentor is there to help others transition to veganism. She is an MSVA certified vegan lifestyle coach & educator. She participates in Anonymous for the Voiceless’ Cubes of Truth in 3 different locations, and tries to keep her finger on the pulse of veganism and animal rights. She is a musician and has written 3 original songs with an animal activism angle.

Story Jhon Green

John Green went vegan in 2008 after meeting Ann on a mountain bike trail and learning about the environmental impact of animal agriculture. He was shocked that he never learned these facts while in college studying animal science. He is a retired builder/developer and an avid mountain biker.