Leila Deen is the Projects Director at Greenpeace USA. She has been working at Greenpeace since 2008. In that time she has worked at Greenpeace UK and Greenpeace International before moving to Greenpeace USA in 2013.
As Projects Director, she oversees campaign projects to ensure Greenpeace's campaign program is greater than the sum of its parts.
As a campaigner and then Climate and Energy team leader, Leila has led impactful campaigns that have stopped oil drilling in the U.S. Arctic, moved European Union car companies to support pollution standards, and ruled out nine new coal power stations -- plus one new airport runway -- in the UK.
She has a masters degree in Global Political Economy.