Jeff Haas

Jeff Haas has been EcoViva’s board chair for six years. EcoViva considers itself to be in a South-North partnership with the Mangrove Association and provides material and technical support to it, including taking delegations to Ciudad Romero. Jeff was active in Central American solidarity and sanctuary work in the 1980s and has visited El Salvador 12 times. He is a founding partner of the People’s Law Office in Chicago and defended Mora County, New Mexico, which was sued by a subsidiary of Shell Oil for passing an ordinance banning fracking.