Fellows (2018-2020)

    Akihiro Fukutani

    Fellow

    Akihiro (Aki) Fukutani is an amiable individual who seeks areas of agreement and collaboration, turning problems into forward-looking solutions. (more…)

    • Location: Tokyo, Japan

      Alejandro Flores

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      Alejandro (Alex) is a strategic and systemic thinker, collaborating with NOS Noroeste Sustentable, a sustainable development NGO working with fishing communities (more…)

      • Location: Le Paz, Mexico

        Andrea Gaume

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        Born and raised in La Paz, Andrea grew up exploring the Baja beaches, ranchos and beautiful natural areas of her home peninsula. Although her academic background has (more…)

        • Location: La Paz, Mexico

          Anthony Johnson

          Fellow

          At his core, Anthony Johnson believes providing access to opportunities designed to produce equity is the most efficient way to address the adverse cumulative effects of disparity. (more…)

          • Location: Tennessee, USA

            Becky Richeson

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            Becky Richeson is a Systems and Complexity Project Manager at The Omidyar Group. She helps people across Omidyar Group organizations make sense of complex adaptive systems (more…)

            • Location: San Francisco, USA

              Blanca Brambila

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              Blanca Brambila is a sustainable economic development passionate, currently leading the Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility department at HEINEKEN Mexico, (more…)

              • Location: Monterrey, Mexico

                Bob Carey

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                Bob Carey, Strategic Partnerships Director for The Nature Conservancy in Washington. Bob has over 20 years’ experience in the field of conservation, with a particular focus  (more…)

                • Location: Washington, USA

                  Carrie Norton

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                  From cleantech to impact investing, Carrie has spent the last two decades at the forefront of sustainability. She honed her expertise in sustainable business,  (more…)

                  • Location: California, USA

                    Cory Roberts

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                    Cory serves as a Chief Operating Officer of OptumCare, a platform of healthcare delivery businesses. Prior to joining OptumCare, Cory served as Chief Financial Officer (more…)

                    • Location: Atlanta, USA

                      Emanuel Garza Fishburn

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                      Emanuel Garza Fishburn, President of Universidad Carolina, is an educator with special interest in the fields of education for democratic citizenship (more…)

                      • Location: Saltillo, Mexico

                        Emily Amedee

                        Fellow

                        Emily is a firecracker.  Curious, unabashed, and fiercely loyal to land and sea, she is on the hunt for scalable connections forged in authenticity, joy, and a (more…)

                        • Location: Colorado, USA

                          John Ellington

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                          John Ellington is the Director of Finance and Grants Administration for The Home Depot Foundation, focusing on solving issues around veteran housing and (more…)

                          • Location: Atlanta, USA

                            Joshua Cubista

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                            Joshua is an international experiential designer, facilitator and strategist focusing on personal, social, and systemic leadership capacity building. (more…)

                            • Location: Toronto, Canada

                              Kanwer A. Saeed

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                              Kanwer is a connector and passionate individual who thrives on building communities and impacting lives. He designs interventions to guide people into profound self-discovery (more…)

                              • Location: Pakistan

                                Katie Stubley

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                                Katie Stubley is the Strategic Design Manager at the Centre for Social Impact, University of Western Australia. Her role includes designing and leading the public engagement (more…)

                                • Location: Perth, Australia

                                  Katy Mamen

                                  Fellow

                                  Katy Mamen (MS) is a consultant and analyst with a focus on systems change strategies in food and agriculture, water and climate change. She brings content expertise, (more…)

                                  • Location: California, USA

                                    Kell Delaney

                                    Fellow

                                    Kell Delaney has a boundless curiosity and playfulness that he brings into all areas of his life — work, relationships, hobbies, and his partnerships with his clients. (more…)

                                    • Location: Colorado, USA

                                      Lee Shainis

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                                      Lee is co-founder and Executive Director of Intercambio, which works to unite people across cultures and create communities where people can communicate, connect and succeed. (more…)

                                      • Location: Colorado, USA

                                        Lijing Wang

                                        Fellow

                                        Lijing Wang is an independent writer and Thang-ga painter.

                                        • Location: China

                                          Lily Yang

                                          Fellow

                                          • Location: China

                                            Marissa Jablonski

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                                            Dr. Marissa Jablonski is a development engineer and educator who collaborates and cooperates with transdisciplinary groups worldwide wrestling with complex concerns related to water, (more…)

                                            • Location: Milwaukee, USA

                                              Michael Ventura

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                                              Michael Ventura is an accomplished entrepreneur, author, and designer. In 2009, Michael founded Sub Rosa, a award-winning, strategy and design practice. (more…)

                                              • Location: New York, USA

                                                Mike Morrice

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                                                Mike is the Founder & Executive Director of Sustainability CoLab, a network that helps communities across Ontario, Canada build a more sustainable economy. (more…)

                                                • Location: Ontario, Canada

                                                  Nicole McDonald

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                                                  Born and raised in Saskatchewan, Nicole is Métis with ancestral roots in the Red River Valley. She is the first Director of Indigenous Initiatives at the McConnell Foundation (Montreal). (more…)

                                                  • Location: Montreal, Canada

                                                    Rachel Ji

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                                                    Rachel Ji (Hanbin Ji in Chinese), Human Resources VP of Bertelsmann China Corporate Center, and a member of Bertelsmann Management Representative Committee. Before that, (more…)

                                                    • Location: Shanghai, China