2017 Conference Speaker

Alex Roa Planner Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District
Amy Rider Principal Consultant Archamy Consulting
Barbara Oldershaw Founder / Principal Step Into Sustainability
Bob Massaro CEO Healthy Buildings Companies
Brad Baker Chairman and Chief Executive Officer SOMO Living LLC
Brant Arthur Community Affairs Specialist Sonoma County Transportation Authority, Regional Climate Protection Authority (SCTA/RCPA)
Brian Bauer President and Co-Founder ReSynergi
Caitlin Cornwall Project Director Sustainable Sonoma
Carolyn Pistone President and Managing Director Clear Blue Commercial
Cate Steane, JD, CAPM Owner Make It Happen Project Services
Chris Yalonis President VenturePad
Christine Arena Founder and CEO Generous Ventures Inc.
Claudia Sisomphou Activist in Residence/Senator of Sustainability Center for Community Engagement/Associated Students
Dale Wannen President Sustainvest Asset Management
Dan Noble Executive Director Association of Compost Producers
Daniel Soto Ph.D. Assistant Professor Sonoma State University, Dept. of Environmental Studies and Planning
David Williams VP Marketing + HR Community First Credit Union
Dr Thomas Jacobson, JD, MCP, FAICP Director, Center for Sustainable Communities Sonoma State University
Dr. Adele Santana Professor School of Business and Economics Sonoma State University
Dr. Christopher Halle Nature!Tech Lead Sonoma State University
Dr. Claudia Luke Director, Center for Environmental Inquiry Sonoma State University
Dr. Tim Wandling Faculty Fellow, Center for Community Engagement Sonoma State University
Dr. William S. Silver Dean, School of Business and Economics Sonoma State University
Edward Quevedo, J.D. Senior Partner, Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Aligned Growth Partners, LLC.
Ellen Bauer Public Health Director Sonoma County Department of Health Services
Fergus McGrath Service Manager & Grocery Dept. Head Bi-Rite Market
Gary Quackenbush Special Correspondent North Bay Business Journal
Georgia Kelly Founder/Executive Director Praxis Peace Institute
Gil Philip Friend Chief Sustainability Officer City of Palo Alto
Jake Mackenzie Vice Mayor City of Rohnert Park
Judith Ford, PhD Principal StoryKraft
Julien Gervreau Director of Sustainability Jackson Family Wines
Justin Reyes Manager, Sales & Marketing Gourmet Mushrooms Inc/Mycopia Mushrooms
Karissa Kruse President Sonoma County Winegrowers
Keith Dews II Residential Zero Waste Associate San Francisco Department of the Environment
Kristel Corson Director of Marketing Clover Sonoma Farms, Inc.
Lara Jackle Dickinson Executive Director OSC2
Larry Tackett Founder One Earth Enterprise, LLC
Laura Goldman Vice President Solar Works
Lauren Lum Program Specialist County of Sonoma - General Services, Energy and Sustainability Division
Leslie Lukacs Co-chair Compost Coalition of Sonoma County
Marika Ramsden One Planet Schools Representative Bioregional
Mark Westwind, MPA President The Praxis Group
Megan Burritt Director, Produce Category Leadership Blue Apron
Nancy Dobbs President & CEO KRCB-TV and KRCB-FM
Nick Aster Founder TriplePundit.com
Oren Wool Principal 108 Technologies
Oscar Chavez Assistant Director Sonoma County Department of Human Services
Paul Draper Director of Sustainability Sonoma State University
Peter Kruger Master Brewer Bear Republic Brewing Company
Prof. Robert Girling, Ph.D. School of Business and Economics Sonoma State University
Roberta Ryan, CPCC Business Coach Ryan Business Design
Samual Edwards President Sonoma Cannabis Company
Sonya Heisters Director of Partnerships YouthTruth
Stan Nosek Interim Vice President for Adminitration & Finance / CFO Sonoma State University
Susan Hopp Principal HOPP2 Strategies
Susan Price Development and Events Manager Daily Acts
Susan Shaw Co-Director North Bay Organizing Project
Ted M. Tiffany Associate Principal, Director of Sustainability Guttmann & Blaevoet Consulting Engineers
Terry Garrett Co-managing Member Sustaining Technologies and GoLocal Coop
Trathen Heckman Co-founder Daily Acts Organization