Education

  • 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 [...]

  • Julia Novy-Hildesley

    Independent, Entrepreneur

    Portland, Oregon

    Julia’s past and current work is unified by the theme of forging multi-stakeholder partnerships to test new models and extend proven approaches to unleashing innovation [...]

  • Catharina Any Sulistyowati

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

    Bandung, Indonesia

    Any’s passion is to motivate people to act effectively in response to social and environmental problems. In 2002 she founded KAIL (Kuncup Padang Ilalang), an [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • Mark Spalding

    The Ocean Foundation, President

    Washington, DC

    As President, Mark brings his extensive experience with the legal and policy aspects of ocean conservation to The Ocean Foundations’ grantmaking strategy and evaluation process. [...]

  • Dayna Baumeister

    Biomimicry 3.8, Keystone and Co-Founder

    Helena, Montana

    With a background in biology and applied natural history, and a passion for sharing the wonders of nature with others, Dayna has worked in the [...]

  • Christina Page

    Yahoo! Inc., Global Director, Energy and Sustainability Strategy

    San Francisco, California

    Chris is responsible for overseeing Yahoo!’s climate program, efficiency and clean tech initiatives, and providing technical support to the company’s all-volunteer Green Team, an employee [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • John Mlade

    YR&G, Senior Sustainability Manager

    Chicago, Illinois

    John has over 12 years of experience as a specialist in sustainable building design, construction, facility operations, and management of strategic sustainability initiatives. His skills [...]

  • Lynn Stoddard

    Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Environmental Analyst, Climate Change and Energy Team

    Hartford, Connecticut

    Lynn has developed and implemented numerous environmental sustainability programs in her work at the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. Her work has focused [...]