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designer , environmentalist , consultant

Anna Edey, Swedish environmentalist, designer, consultant. Grantee United Nations Environment Program, 3M Company, Massachusetts Department Food and Agriculture, Renew American; recipient Special Merit award Renew American, 1991, Environmental Activist award Amway Corporation, 1991, Aveda Corporation American.

Background

Edey, Anna was born on August 31, 1938 in Göteborg, Sweden. Came to the United States, 1957. Daughter of Curt-Holger and Liselott Jufors.

Education

Graduated from high school, Göteborg, Sweden.

Career

Director Art Workers Guild, Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts, 1974-1978, Solviva Company, West Tilbury, since 1978. Lecturer, presenter, consultant United Nations Global Women's Assembly, Miami, 1991, Seeds of Change Conference, New Mexico, 1992, Bioneer's Conference, California, 1993, 98, Aveda Corporation Annual Congress, Minnesota, 1992, University Massachusetts, University Arizona, University California, University Rhode Island, Indiana University, Northeast Solar Energy Association, Massachusetts, Garden Clubs of Cambridge, Nantucket, Sandwich, Martha's Vineyard, Maharishi International University, Iowa, Wentworth Institute, Massachusetts, Meadowcreek Conference, Arkansas, various university and conferences in Sweden, Denmark, Armenia, others.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, illustrator: Solviva, 1998. Inventor, designer, consultant Solviva Solar-Dynamic, bio-benign design for heating and cooling, food production, wastewater purification (United Nations Environment Programme award 1990). Designer Solviva Solargreen Home, The Solviva Winter Garden, The Solviva Compostoilets.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Trekking, dance, science, fiber arts.

Connections

Married Maitland Armstrong Edey, April 13, 1957 (divorced February 1980). Children: Lisa, Kirsten, Annika.

father:
Curt-Holger Jufors

mother:
Liselott Jufors

spouse:
Maitland Armstrong Edey

children:
Lisa Edey

Kirsten Edey

Annika Edey