Environment Commission

Ruth Gravanis

Commissioner

Appointed to the Commission in July 2006, Ruth Gravanis has more than 10 years of experience teaching in the public school system and has worked as an environmental consultant and as a volunteer in the areas of education and the environment. Her environmental advocacy has earned her awards from San Francisco Tomorrow, the Sierra Club, and the Golden Gate Audubon Society. Her most recent focus of attention has been the effort to maximize sustainability in the redevelopment of Treasure and Yerba Buena Islands.