Myer Foundation Innovation Fellow
Anna Rose is an Australian author and environmentalist and an Innovation Fellow with the Myer Foundation. She recently finished a role running Earth Hour with WWF Australia, increasing the participation and impact of the Australian-founded movement now celebrated in over 172 countries.
Anna previously co-founded the Australian Youth Climate Coalition, a movement of over 120,000 young people. Anna is author of the book, Madlands: A Journey to Change the Mind of a Climate Sceptic, and co-starred in the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s documentary I Can Change Your Mind on Climate Change. Anna is a Director of Solar Citizens, the Australian Geographic Society, the Aussie Farmers Foundation and the University of Queensland’s Global Change Institute. She is Chair of Green Music Australia.
She is the Australian Geographic Society’s Conservationist of the Year 2015, was a finalist last year in the Act Australian of the Year awards, and is former Prime Minister’s Young Environmentalist of the Year.