Ricky Bratz

Heal Coordinator, Resourceful Communities

Ricky helps organizations strengthen healthy eating and active living programs by connecting them with our network and other resources and by providing technical assistance to build organizational capacity. She draws on her background in community engagement, program management, social justice and health and wellness to advance this work.  Before joining The Conservation Fund, Ricky developed and managed urban agriculture training programs for youth and adults, provided instruction for an environmental education program, and worked as a labor union organizer. She is a trained herbalist and gained certification through The Chestnut School of Herbal Medicine and One World Healing Arts Institute in Asheville, NC. 

Ricky holds a BA in Health Arts and Science from Goddard College. 

Contact: rbratz@conservationfund.org   Phone: 919-948-6192  Office: Resourceful Community Headquarters (NC)