Keynote Speaker: Andre Lee Ellis
Our keynote speaker for the 2019 Wavemaker Summit is... Andre Lee Ellis of We Got This Milwaukee!
Andre Lee Ellis is the founder and executive director of We Got This. Mr. Ellis is most proud of his work as a urban community gardener. His organization is working to turn negative statistics into positive outcomes in the 53206 zip code in Milwaukee.
His favorite quote is: "I don't have to be the Birth Dad to be their Earth Dad. I am the Earth Dad!"
Learn more about his work and organization by starting with this excellent in-depth Journal Sentinel article here.
Don't forget to also check out the community panel from the 2019 Wavemaker Summit below!
Executive Director of Menīkānaehkem, Menominee Rebuilders
Menominee Community Organizer