Francesca Vietor

2019 YBCA 100 Honoree

Francesca Vietor has been a dedicated environmental advocate for more than three decades, from her early days at Rainforest Action Network to directing San Francisco’s Environment Department under Mayor Willie Brown. Vietor currently serves as senior advisor on the environment to the San Francisco Foundation, where she manages the Youth Access to Nature Fund. She is also vice president of the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, where she holds the environmental justice and policy seat.