Credentials: Panelist, State & Local Policy
Position title: Founder, Cream City Conservation
August M. Ball founded Cream City Conservation, a two-pronged social enterprise in Milwaukee, in 2016. She helps organizations attract and retain top talent from diverse candidate pools, making their workforce stronger and their programs more sustainable and relevant. Simultaneously, through Cream City Conservation Corps, Ball cultivates the next generation of environmental stewards by engaging traditionally underrepresented youth in blue-green career pathways. She has a bachelor’s degree in sociology from UW–Parkside.