Vanessa Vadim

Writer

Expertise

Farming, Film-making

Education

Brown University, New York University

Introduction

Vanessa Vadim is an organic farmer and gardener with a passion for environmental issues. Her column, “Ask Vanessa,” tackles everything from environmental impact of food production to head lice to disposing of pharmaceuticals. She also does weekly environmental radio spots in her hometown of Atlanta, reaching over 800,000 listeners.

Experience

Vadim has an extensive background in environmental writing and filmmaking. She has produced several documentaries, including one about her mom called, “Jane Fonda in Five Acts.”

Education

Vanessa graduated from Brown University and earned an MA in English and Creative Writing from New York University.

Treehugger and Dotdash

Our mission at Treehugger is to provide advice, clarity, and inspiration for both the eco-savvy and the green living novice. We hope our content gives you the confidence to purchase a better dishwasher, build a green beauty routine, or simply learn more about the world around you.

Treehugger is part of the Dotdash family.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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