Speakers

John Foraker
John Foraker

John Foraker is the President of Annie’s, Inc. and a leading authority in the organic and natural foods industry. With ...

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Daniela Ibarra-Howell

A native Argentinean, born and raised in Buenos Aires, Daniela is an agronomist by profession and holds a MS in ...

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Woody Tasch

Woody Tasch is the Founder and Chairman of the Slow Money Institute and author of Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money: ...

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Katie Forrest

Katie is the Co-Founder and Chief of EPIC Provisions, a company specializing in creating nutrient dense meat based superfoods. EPIC ...

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Silencia Cox

Silencia Cox is the inspiration for, and now CEO of Motherlove Herbal Company, a family business that began in a ...

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Kiran Stordalen

Kiran Stordalen is the Co-owner of Intelligent Nutrients, a certified organic health and wellness beauty and lifestyle company headquartered in ...

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Stacy Malkan

Stacy Malkan is co-founder and co-director of U.S. Right to Know, a nonprofit food industry research groups that advocates for ...

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Nova Covington-Halter

Nova Covington-Halter is the Founder and CEO of Goddess Garden, the fastest-growing suncare brand for the past five years. She ...

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Timothy LaSalle, Ph.D.

Since 2007 Dr. Timothy J. LaSalle has championed his science-based hope for a regenerative food system that will mitigate climate ...

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Mark Shepard

Mark Shepard is the CEO of Forest Agriculture Enterprises LLC and founder of Restoration Agriculture Development. He runs New Forest ...

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Elizabeth Kucinich

Prof. Elizabeth Kucinich is a government affairs, policy and partnerships professional based in Washington, D.C. She has an international reputation for ecological ...

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Kyle Garner

Kyle Garner is the CEO of Organic India USA.  Organic India is a leading mission-driven manufacturer of herb-based wellness teas ...

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Dennis Kucinich

Dennis Kucinich is an internationally renowned champion of diplomacy and peace. His distinguished career in public service dates back to 1969 ...

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Brook Eddy

An interest in community development and a passion for travel led Brook Eddy to India in 2002 to research a ...

Kim Coupounas
Kim Coupounas

Kim Coupounas is a visionary leader and entrepreneur who is a passionate advocate for responsible business and a firm believer ...

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Ryan Zinn

Ryan Zinn is the Organic & Fair Trade Coordinator for Dr. Bronner’s. Ryan also serves on the board of directors for ...

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Gregory Landua

Gregory’s passion for creating healthy relationships through trade and agriculture has lead him on a journey to explore all phases ...

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Victoria Keziah

Victoria Keziah is a seasoned strategist serving organizations that are contributing to broad systemic change. She provides comprehensive business modeling, ...

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Ralph Freelink

Ralph Freelink is an executive coach and transformation leader from Amsterdam, The Netherlands. He is also the founder of the ...

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Judith Ford, Ph.D.

Judith Ford recently defended her PhD dissertation: ‘Climate Change as Metaphor and Catalyst’, a trans-disciplinary study inspired by experiences and ...

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Ronnie Cummins

Ronnie Cummins is co-founder of Regeneration International, a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to building a global network of farmers, scientists, businesses, ...

Jenn Vervier
Jenn Vervier

Jenn Vervier started on the bottling line at New Belgium Brewing Company 20 years ago.  She became NBB’s first Chief ...

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Eva Willmann de Donlea

With a background in science, business, and finance, Eva is an experienced advisor and consultant on the integration of sustainability, ...

Michael Shuman
Michael H. Shuman

Michael H. Shuman is director for research for Cutting Edge Capital, Business Development Director for Business Alliance for Local Living ...

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Seleyn DeYarus

Seleyn DeYarus is co-founder and executive director of At the Epicenter, a speaker and conference series that fosters values-based business ...

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John Roulac

John W. Roulac is the founder and CEO of Nutiva, the world’s leading organic superfoods brand of hemp, coconut, chia, ...

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Vince Siciliano

As President and CEO, Vince Siciliano leads New Resource Bank, a certified B Corporation, in serving values-driven companies and organizations ...

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Seana Lowe Steffen, PhD

Seana Lowe Steffen, PhD, is founder and CEO of the Restorative Leadership Institute (RLI), an award-winning “Best for the World” ...

Dr. TC North
TC North, PhD

Dr. TC North is co-author of the Amazon bestseller, Fearless Leaders, a high-performance executive coach and leadership speaker. Dr. North ...

Greg Burdulis
Greg Burdulis

From Cave to Corporate America, Greg Burdulis is a mindfulness teacher and certified professional coach. He specializes in guiding stressed ...

Lisa Turner
Lisa Turner

Lisa Turner is a chef, nutritionist, food writer and product developer in Boulder, Colorado. She is the co-founder and recipe ...

Justin Bley
Justin Bley

Nearly 15 years ago while exploring southern Brazil, Justin Bley embraced the magic of Yerba Mate. As an outdoor enthusiast, ...

Linda Appel Lipsius
Linda Appel Lipsius

Linda Appel Lipsius is a serial entrepreneur. She is Co-Founder & CEO of Teatulia Organic Teas, the mamahood and Teatulia ...

Chris Feuille
Chris Feuille

Chris Feuille, founder and president, started WB Kitchen in 2012 with his wife Anna. Creating is what Chris enjoys best. ...

Joshua Onysko
Joshua Onysko

As the founder and CPO of the award winning Pangea Organics™ brand, Joshua Onysko is a skin care authority with ...

Errol Schweizer
Errol Schweizer

For over 18 years, Errol Schweizer has dedicated his career to improving the natural and organic food industry. As Whole ...

Maria Rodale
Maria Rodale

Maria Rodale is the CEO and Chairman of Rodale Inc., the global voice for health and wellness with a mission ...

Zhena Muzyka
Zhena Muzyka

Zhena Muzyka is a socially responsible business leader who founded Zhena’s Gypsy Tea in 2000 and pioneered fair trade in ...

S. David Freeman
S. David Freeman

S. David Freeman was appointed chairman of the Tennessee Valley Authority by Jimmy Carter in 1977. He was named an “eco-pioneer” ...

Marci Zaroff
Marci Zaroff

Marci coined the term and pioneered the market for “ECOfashion”, and is an internationally-recognized ECOlifestyle entrepreneur, educator and expert. Founder ...

Bill Weiland
Bill Weiland

Bill Weiland is President and CEO of Presence Marketing / Dynamic Presence. After nearly a dozen years working in the ...

Alex and Ana Bogusky
Alex and Ana Bogusky

After making advertising history as a founding partner of the world’s most awarded agency, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Alex Bogusky ...

Hunter Lovins
Hunter Lovins

Hunter Lovins is President of Natural Capitalism Solutions. NCS helps companies, communities and countries implement more sustainable business practices profitably. ...

Andrew Kassoy
Andrew Kassoy

Before leaving the private sector to form B Lab with two long-time friends and college mates, Jay Coen Gilbert and ...

Nick and Helen Forster
Nick and Helen Forster

Nick and Helen Forster, are co-producers of eTown, a nationally syndicated radio show heard on more than 300 stations across ...

Horst M. Rechelbacher
Horst M. Rechelbacher

A pioneer in plant-based personal care and aromatherapy, Horst M. Rechelbacher (1941 – 2014) was an active environmentalist who changed ...

Brendan Synnott
Brendan Synnott

With a penchant for entrepreneurship and a love of the outdoors, Brendan Synnott has been merging his passions; he has ...

Arran and Ratana Stephens
Arran and Ratana Stephens

Arran and Ratana Stephens have dedicated their lifework to sustainable agriculture and business through their family-owned company, Natures Path Foods, ...

John Elstrott
John Elstrott

Dr. John Elstrott has served as the Chairman of the Board of Whole Foods Market since 2009 and has served ...

Bill McKibben
Bill McKibben

Bill McKibben is a writer, activist and co-founder of 350.org. A scholar-in-residence at Middlebury College, McKibben is the author of ...

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