Founder/CEO of Ecosystem Capital, LLC, an advisory services firm specializing in corporate sustainability/ESG strategy and market-based environmental and sustainable development strategies, including the development of environmental markets projects and approaches for as
Byron Thayer is a master's student at the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management at UC-Santa Barbara.
Ryan Smith is a co-founded of Instream Exchange LLC (IE), a venture dedicated to securing water in constrained basins to meet demand. Initiated through a master’s thesis, Ryan partnered with two peers and Clay Landry of West Water Research to form Instream.
Greg Sherman is a native of Indiana and a long-time resident of Chicago, Illinois. He received his undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and recently graduated from the Chicago Booth School of business where he was the John E. Jeuck Distinguished Fellow.
Kelly Sands is a Mitigation Banking Analyst at WRA Environmental Consultants.
Shelley Hudson Robbins is a North Carolina native and a 1989 graduate of Duke University, where she majored in economics.
Mariné Pienaar is a self-employed land-use specialist and the founder of Terra-Africa Consult. She was born and raised on a cattle farm in the Northwest Province of South Africa.
Daylin Muñoz-Nuñez is a marine scientist currently working with EDF’s Oceans Program to promote sustainable and responsible marine fishing practices. Daylin is currently responsible for conducting research and coordinating the activities of several EDF teams to develop s
Shira Kronich is an environmental engineer responsible for monitoring and upgrading the small-scale decentralized rural arid environment wastewater systems at the Eilot Regional Authority in Hevel Eilot.
Mike Higuera works for The Nature Conservancy in Boulder, Colorado, where he protects land through conservation transactions across the state.
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.
Since 2010, Anna Ebers has been a research assistant at the Department of Forest and Natural Resources Management at SUNY-ESF, in upstate New York, working on economics of conservation easements.
Jingjie Chu, is a natural resource economist, working in the Global Program on Fisheries and Aquaculture at the World Bank.
Kent Carter founded, Carter Ecosystem Services, a sales and marketing company focused on the environmental credit market (wetland, stream and endangered species).