TEDxProvincetown Presenter Bios 2019

2019 Speaker/Performer Bios

We’re thrilled to announce the first group of speakers booked for the 2019 event. More speakers to be announced soon.


Mark Borrelli, coastal geologist, talking about a unique Provincetown climate change strategy to address rising sea levels and more frequent storms — a strategy that is rolling out in other coastal communities.





Kristen Becker, comic turned accidental activist, talking about the power of creating safe havens in an unsafe world and how it empowers authentic self expression. 





Tamora Israel, poet/actor, talking about “consent” in the post-#metoo era and the new rules of engagement for expressing affection and admiration.






Agnes Mittermayr, marine biologist, talking about shrinking ocean food-webs, the impacts on the marine environment and the potential to address the situation.