Rockefeller is a documentary filmmaker whose award-winning films have appeared on HBO and PBS. Rockefeller also authored the ground-breaking Green At Work (Island Press) that helped usher environmentally-friendly jobs into nontraditional arenas. She's also a designer of inspirational jewelry. She sits on the Program Committee of The Stone Barns for Sustainable Agriculture, the Global Leadership Council for NRDC, the Audubon’s Women in Conservation, and is Chairwoman of Oceana’s Ocean Council. Rockefeller holds a BA from Hampshire College and a MA in education from NYU.