Tatiana interviews Liz Reitzig of Nourishing Liberty, Rob Viglione of Zencash & Connie Gallippi of BitGive.
– Liz Reitzig is a public relations expert, writer, public speaker, political activist and entrepreneur. She is a co-founder of the Farm Food Freedom Coalition, a non-profit focusing on food availability and access in the US. As an entrepreneur, Reitzig runs a local GMO-free food buying club serving the greater Washington DC. Reitzig has spent nearly a decade working on the politics of food access in support of small farmers and those who wish to obtain food directly from them. She believes that everyone has the right to peacefully access the foods of their choice from the producer of their choice. Her work on several key cases and her proactive approach to policy and activism have helped shape national and state level food and farming policies. Most importantly, Liz is a mom raising the next generation on GMO free foods and healthy portion of food awareness. -Connie Gallippi founded BitGive in mid-2013, taking an early role in Bitcoin philanthropy and founding the first Bitcoin 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Through her work with BitGive, Connie has built a positive philanthropic representative foundation for the Bitcoin industry, bridging the gap between an innovative technology and its practical applications for nonprofits and humanitarian work in the developing world. Based in northern California, Connie is a well-known industry spokesperson for the social impact of Bitcoin and advocating for more diversity and equal opportunity in the digital currency community.
-Rob Viglione is a former physicist and mathematician with experience working on Bitshares, BlockPay, Zclassic, Seasteading and Bitgate. He’s currently a PhD Candidate in Finance researching cryptofinance and teaching “Bitcoin & Blockchain Applications in Finance.” Rob holds an MBA in Finance & Marketing and the PMP certification. He is a passionate libertarian who advocates peace, freedom, and respect for individual life.