Prof. Elizabeth Kucinich is a government affairs, policy and partnerships professional based in Washington, D.C. She has an international reputation for ecological industry sector development in the areas of monetary reform, regenerative agriculture, food systems and health.
Drawing from her extensive experience working inside the U.S. political system, paired with a sincere desire and international reputation for working to bring social, economic, health, agricultural and ecological systems into balance, Elizabeth works to strengthen the institutional capacity of organizations that support these goals.
Elizabeth is a proponent of ecological thinking and the adoption of regenerative organic agriculture and plant-forward lifestyles for human security, resilience, yield, health, and climate change mitigation and reversal. Elizabeth employs a combination of systems thinking and strengths-based appreciative inquiry bringing to the table approaches that underscore the primacy of eco-logical design. She is a champion for business as an agent of world benefit and the evolution from degenerative, to sustainable, to regenerative systems.
A Professor at Coventry University in the UK, Elizabeth serves on the Vice Chancellor’s advisory council and is a board director for several notable international organizations including, Board Policy Chair for the Rodale Institute, the oldest organic research institute in America, est. 1947; and UNRWA USA, a charity supporting the UN agency who provide for the extensive humanitarian needs of Palestine refugees. She was a founding board member of J/P HRO, Sean Penn’s Haitian relief organization.