Fellows

    Armando Estrada

    Fellow / Board of Directors

    Armando Estrada is co-founder and current Executive Director of Via Educación, an organization based in Mexico that seeks to generate opportunities for (more…)

    • Location: Mexico

      Beth Heller

      Fellow

      Beth Fetterley Heller, Senior Director of Education and Strategic Planning at the Urban Ecology Center has dedicated the past 15 of her 20 years in education to the growth of (more…)

      • Location: Wisconsin, USA

        Beth Hunter

        Fellow / Board of Directors

        Beth Hunter is Program Director at the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, where she has worked since 2010, focusing primarily on the Sustainable Food Systems initiative.  (more…)

        • Location: Canada

          Christian Liñán-Rivera

          Fellow

          Christian has a marine biologist bachelor degree with a Masters degree in natural resources sustainable management. He has experience in phylogeny, genetics, (more…)

          • Location: Mexico

            Erik Ramirez-Ruiz

            Fellow

            From 2008 to 2011, Erik supported an international NGO as a consultant, where he was exposed to the education challenges that Mexican student from low-income communities face. (more…)

            • Location: Mexico

              Jane Rabinowicz

              Fellow

              Jane Rabinowicz works to advance food sovereignty and community leadership at local, regional, national, and international levels. She currently serves as Executive Director of (more…)

              • Location: Canada

                Jean Jack Remond

                Fellow

                Jean Jack is a social entrepreneur. He is the Managing Director of La Vaca Independiente and Founding Member of the Academy for Systems Change. (more…)

                • Location: Mexico

                  Jennifer Menke

                  Fellow

                  Jennifer Menke is an entrepreneur and nature whisperer in the fields of design and sustainability who is passionately helping bring forth an enhanced relationship (more…)

                  • Location: Colorado, USA

                    Jensine Larsen

                    Fellow

                    Jensine Larsen, an award-winning social media entrepreneur and international journalist is the founder of World Pulse, a digital media network connecting women worldwide (more…)

                    • Location: Oregon, USA

                      Joe Hsueh

                      Fellow

                      Joe Hsueh designs and facilitates systems change. He is passionate about the holistic process of identifying, designing, mapping, convening, prototyping, funding, learning, (more…)

                      • Location: Taiwan

                        Karen Joseph

                        Fellow

                        As a descendant of the Musgamagw Tsawataineuk people Karen Joseph upholds a life-long commitment to well-being and social responsibility.  (more…)

                        • Location: Canada

                          Kim Kita

                          Fellow

                          Kim Kita is currently Director of Special Projects and Partnerships with Colorado State University, where she opened and leads CSU’s international educational Center in Todos Santos, (more…)

                          • Location: Colorado, USA

                            Liliana Gutierrez

                            Fellow

                            Liliana graduated with a Bachelors Degree of Biology from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México in 2000. She is an MPA from Maxwell School of Citizenship (more…)

                            • Location: Mexico

                              Scott Pankratz

                              Fellow

                              Scott Pankratz is the Executive Director and Co-founder of Missoula, Montana-based non-profit Ecology Project International (EPI). He is also an outdoor educator, (more…)

                              • Location: Montana, USA

                                Sheryl Ries

                                Fellow

                                Sheryl Ries is currently serving as the Chief Operating Officer for Reconciliation Canada, an organization that is committed to revitalizing relationships between Indigenous (more…)

                                • Location: Canada

                                  Stacey Tank

                                  Fellow / Board of Directors

                                  Stacey Tank is chief communications officer for The Home Depot, the world’s largest home improvement retailer. Prior to joining The Home Depot, Stacey was senior vice president (more…)

                                  • Location: Georgia, USA

                                    Stephanie Daniels

                                    Fellow

                                    Stephanie Daniels i Senior Programs Manager, Agriculture & Development at the Sustainable Food Lab where she leads partnerships for impact and learning in agricultural value chains. (more…)

                                    • Location: Vermont, USA

                                      Todd Khozein

                                      Fellow

                                      Second Muse, Texas, USA

                                      • Location: Oregon, USA

                                        Udom Hongchatikul

                                        Fellow

                                        Udom holds his PhD. in Organization Development from Assumption University of Thailand.  After 20 years working in different industries, small companies and large-listed corporations, (more…)

                                        • Location: Thailand

                                          Yunlan Ni

                                          Fellow

                                          Born in China in early 1980s, just at the country’s very beginning of economic reform, Yunlan’s own life has been shaped by the tremendous economic, social and political change. (more…)

                                          • Location: China