Lola Van Wagenen Biography with Net worth, Wikipedia, Photos, Instagram, Age, Married Life, Pics, Family, Profession, Born Place, Height, Weight, Feet and Real Name.
Lola Van Wagenen Biography
Lola Van Wagenen was born on 4th December 1938 at Provo Utah United States. Her age is 80 yrs as of 2019. She is an American and his ethnicity is white.
|Lola Van Wagenen
|Date of Birth
|Consumer activist, Environmentalist and Social Activist
|Ph.D. at NYU
|81 yrs Old
|Lola Van Wagenen Photos
Lola Van Wagenen Education
Lola Van Wagenen completed her bachelor degree in 1982 at Vermont College and her masters at New York University in 1984. She later completed her Ph.D. in American history from NYU. She also received the prestigious alumni award from her university.
Lola Van Wagenen Profession
Lola Van Wagenen produced several films, including Miss America in January 2002 and The State of Marriage, which was released in 2015.
Her publications include the book Sister-Wives and Suffragists which is her doctoral dissertation. She also wrote the article “In Their Own Behalf: The Politicization of Mormon Women and the 1870 Franchise”
Lola Van Wagenen Wikipedia
Lola Van Wagenen laid the foundation of a few non-profit organizations along with a few other personalities to help the needy. In 1970 co-founded an organization known as Consumer Action. which educated the consumers regarding how their buying habits consume the environment. This organizes various consumer based on environment-related programs about the same.
She was also involved in public speaking events to promote the goals and aims of Consumer Action Now. She also promoted the same through Television and Radio.
She also organized the Environmental Action Forum in 1972, a conference for consumers and environmental activists.
She also organized political action council, which informed people about the ways to control toxic substances and
ways to control resources.
Besides all the ground activities Consumer Action Now also started publishing monthly Newsletter giving people information about consumer-related issues.
Van Wagenen also developed a means to raise awareness about energy conservation and the promotion of alternative energy sources. She named this organization The Sun Fund. Under The Sun Fund, an academy award nominee
the short film was also made in 1980.
She also organized a three-day event that started at United Nation under the name, Sunday. In this event, various speakers talked about environment-related issues. The speakers included Dr. Barry Commoner, Pete Seeger, Margaret Mead, and Amory Lovins.
Van Wagenen also organized the Women Energy Education Project, to publish Women Energy Guide and Women Energy Toolkit in collaboration with the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Department of Energy U.S.
She also got an Honorary Doctorate from Pratt Institute in Science “For ways to promote energy conservation and use of renewable energy resources”.
Lola Van Wagenen Robert Redford
Van Wagenen did not enjoy a flat smooth ride in her married life. She first married Robert Redford who was an actor by profession. They publicly married on September 12, 1958, at Utah United States. Prior to this, they had secretly tied wedlock in Las Vegas.
The couple did not stay together for long and divorced in 1985. The couple had four children at that time.
Lola Van Wagenen George Burrill
In 2002, she married again with George Burrill a Ph.D. holder and the founder of ARD an international development firm. George Burrill and Van Wagenen married in Vermont. when an earthquake hit Vermont, the couple raised funds of over$70,000 for the victims.
The couple also worked tirelessly to help international students to gain a scholarship. They themselves established Scholarship funds at Champlain college.
The two seemed so well in sync with one other that they formed the perfect partner for each other.
Lola Van Wagenen Net Worth
Lola Van Wagenen has a net worth of $1 Millon it is an estimated amount and has not been any confirmation. She is a famous producer in Hollywood, she also involved in various charitable, fundraising activities.