Children and Youth

  • Trista Patterson

    USFS Pacific North West Research Station, Ecological Economist

    Sitka, Alaska

    In her role as Ecological Economist with the US Forest Service, Trista has been a key player in mainstreaming the concept of ecosystem services in [...]

  • Julia Novy-Hildesley

    Independent, Entrepreneur

    Portland, Oregon

    Julia Novy-Hildesley is Professor of the Practice and Executive Director of Stanford’s Change Leadership for Sustainability Program, which includes the Sustainability Science and Practice Interdisciplinary [...]

  • Catharina Any Sulistyowati

    Kuncup Padang Ilalang (KAIL), Coordinator for Youth Program and Sustainable Community Initiative

    Bandung, Indonesia

    Any is a Donella Meadows Leadership Fellow and a  LEAD Indonesia Fellow (1998-2000). She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Bandung Institute of [...]

  • Kathy Tibbits

    Cherokee Nation, Strategy Group

    Stilwell, Oklahoma

    Kathy has worked as a planner, organizer, and policy analyst for ten years with Cherokee Nation, with a focus on sovereignty and sustainable self-governance. Today she [...]

  • Maria Carvajal

    SuMar, Choices for Nature, Founder

    Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico

    For more than 15 years Maria has worked in conservation and management of fishing resources, natural protected areas and wetlands in the Gulf of California [...]

  • Matt Roman

    Varroc Lighting Corporation, Global Plant Engineering and Construction Manager

    Beverly Hills, Michigan

    Matt currently works for Varroc Lighting Corporation, an automotive supplier, as the Global Plant Engineering and Construction Manager.   He is responsible for all new [...]

  • Jennifer Mayer

    King County Metro, Program Manager, Equity and Social Justice Capital Implementation

    Seattle, WA

    Jen Mayer is currently an Equity and Social Justice Capital Implementation Program Manager for King County Metro in the greater Seattle area. This role combines [...]

  • Lynn Stoddard

    Institute for Sustainable Energy at Eastern Connecticut State University, Executive Director

    Willimantic, Connecticut

    Lynn Stoddard has served as the Executive Director of the Institute for Sustainable Energy at Eastern Connecticut State University since 2014.  Under Lynn’s leadership the Institute [...]