Griffin Vanze is the Founder of Experienced Apparel, a clothing company that utilizes recycled materials exclusively in its designs to offer on-trend, affordable looks while maintaining a commitment to sustainability.
Davis Graves is a young entrepreneur currently working to promote the viability of grassfed ranching practices through the growth of his company, Grassfed Beef Crisps, which supports family ranchers by using source-verified, grassfed beef in the production of a uniquely t
Jeff Batton is a serial entrepreneur with a diverse professional background in start-ups, large corporations, and non-profit entities.
2014 Enviropreneur Institute Bio: Wendy Purnell helps communicate ideas to new audiences. Programs she developed with environmental NGO Paso Pacífico, have received recognition from National Geographic, the Clinton Global Initiative, and the InterAmerican Development Bank.
Nitin Malhotra is an Electronics Engineering graduate and holds a post graduate degree in marketing from Symbiosis India. He has worked with top Semiconductor companies like ST Microelectronics.
“I deliver on the promises I make courageously and with a keen awareness of my wake.” Marti Hoffer has broad vision and passion for the environmental impact her businesses can have locally and globally.
Jessamine Fitzpatrick is focused on timberland and environmental markets investments for the real assets team at New Island Capital Management.
Mimi Mather is a designer and co-founder or Root House Studio, she designs communication media for non-profits, social entrepreneurs and government agencies.
Jorge Ramírez González is a marine biologist with a M.Sc. in Sustainable Marine and Coastal Management from the Autonomous University of Baja California Sur (UABCS), Mexico.
Kent Carter founded, Carter Ecosystem Services, a sales and marketing company focused on the environmental credit market (wetland, stream and endangered species).
Julie brings knowledge of land use patterns and environmental management to Bio-Logical Capital’s strategic decisions and investment analysis. She helps the team evaluate and communicate business models that integrate social, ecological and economic systems on the land.
Ariel Steele is a former attorney who decided to "save the world through land conservation”.
Elyssa Serrilli is guided in her outer purpose by the sutra, “without inner change, no change is possible; without outer change, no change matters” (angel Kyodo williams).
Nicole (Nikki) White is a Manager at Hitachi Consulting. She provides environmental and sustainability technical support for various government and corporate clients over the last 14 years.
Alessio di Giulio – Founder, Italian Landscapes Exploration Alessio has spent the better part of his professional life as head of the Education & Tourism department of WWF Italy.
Joe is founder of the Green Burial Council and CEO of the recently launched Green Burial Council International. He also provides consultancy for the purpose of creating private/family conservation burial grounds.
As Associate Director of the Carlson Ventures Enterprise at the University of Minnesota, Connie Rutledge brings over 10 years of experience in entrepreneurship and business management.
Kevin Biehn is the Marketing Director and a Partner with the Twin Cities–based environmental engineering firm Emmons & Olivier Resources (EOR).
Daniel’s expertise lies at the intersection of finance and social impact with specialized experience in sustainable real estate and business development.
Danielle Nicholas is Founder and Manager of Eagle Ridge Ranch Beef, LLC, a grassfed beef business focusing on supplying exceptionally high-quality, sustainably-raised beef to Southwestern Montana and beyond. Nicholas is interested in promoting the complex taste