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Janet Ritz is the publisher and managing editor at The Environmentalist Magazine, a nominee for Change.org's Changemaker Award and a journalist with articles carried by Reuters and USA Today.
Her first novel, a cautionary tale, received the 2009 Green Book Festival Award for Fiction. Her second novel, the first book of a historical trilogy with parallels to current events, is slated for completion in late 2016.
Janet is also a music producer, receiving Yamaha's International Music Production Prize (first place) in 2005, and a photojournalist. For more information: