East, USA

  • Sally McGee

    The Nature Conservancy, Northeast Marine Program Director and Shellfish Growers Climate Coalition Project Manager

    Mystic, Connecticut

    Sally has in-depth knowledge and expertise in oceans, fisheries, aquaculture, and marine policy. Currently, she is the Northeast Marine Program Director for The Nature Conservancy, [...]

  • Michelle Erickson

    Erickson Strategies, Principal

    New York City, New York

    Michelle is a thought leader working at the intersection of sustainability, technology, and innovation. She speaks regularly at industry conferences and is frequently interviewed by [...]

  • Evelyn Arce

    Coastal Escape HMB, Founder

    Half Moon Bay, California

      Evelyn Arce Erickson, is of Colombian Indigenous Muisca descent and is the Founder of a new business called Coastal Escape HMB (coastalescapehmb.com). She works with high tech companies [...]

  • Dana Lanza

    Confluence Philanthropy, Co Founder, President, and CEO

    Pound Ridge, New York

    Dana founded Confluence Philanthropy in 2009. Confluence is a membership based investor network of over 200 foundations, family offices, and investment firms representing $3.5 trillion [...]

  • Christine Negra

    EcoAgricultural Partners, Director of Research

    New York City, New York

    Dr. Christine Negra is an experienced scientist with a strong and dynamic track record of linking science with policy in the areas of climate change, [...]

  • Natalie Starr

    DSM Environmental Services, Inc., Principal

    Windsor, Vermont

    Natalie has nearly thirty years of experience in sustainable materials management including twenty five years with DSM Environmental where she is a Principal. Natalie has [...]

  • Jed Davis

    Cabot Creamery Co-operative, Director of Sustainability

    Waitsfield, Vermont

    Jed has been involved in dairy agriculture and cooperatives his whole life. Raised on a seven-generation family dairy farm in Central Massachusetts, he moved to [...]

  • Laura Freeman

    Laura Freeman

    Mt. Folly Farm, Farmer and Entrepreneur

    Winchester, Kentucky and Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts

    Laura is involved daily with Mt. Folly Farm in Kentucky. On her 150 acres, her goal is to sequester carbon in the soil, moving away [...]

  • 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 [...]