Ava Roberts joined the Arkansas Environmental Federation as Executive Director in the fall of 2018. Ava came from the Arkansas Bankers Association where she was Vice President and Director of Government Relations. Before ABA, she was Associate Counsel at the Arkansas Insurance Department.
Ava graduated from the University of Arkansas Bowen School of Law in 2009. She received a B.A. from Southern Methodist University in 2006 with a degree in English Literature, emphasis on Medieval Literature. She is a member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, and FOCAL member of the Central Arkansas Library System. She enjoys spending her free time cooking, traveling, and spending time with her husband, Eric, and daughter, Evelyn Mae.