John Hunt Briggs

John Hunt Briggs

Hunt is co-founder and Director of Business Development for ReGenerate, an innovative, waste-to-energy startup firm serving the food service industry. At the University of Michigan’s Erb Institute, he earned an MBA at the Ross School of Business and a Master of...
Amrita Vijay Kumar

Amrita Vijay Kumar

Amrita wants to integrate money, meaning and markets in all her work. She is currently focused on catalyzing institutional capital towards sustainable forestry in the US. Her long term goal is to set up a fund in South East Asia that incubates and scales solutions...
Niels Zellers

Niels Zellers

Niels is interested in how financial intermediaries and mission driven investors can contribute to developing sustainable communities by investing in innovative business models that can scale impact. In particular, Niels is exploring foundational industries (energy,...
Kathryn Buckner

Kathryn Buckner

Kathryn is an Executive Director of the Americana Foundation.  Before joining the Americana Foundation, Kathryn was a practicing environmental attorney who helped business and municipal clients develop proactive strategies for managing environmental challenges and...
Jenny Casler, CPA

Jenny Casler, CPA

Jenny’s experiences to-date have prepared her for a leadership role in identifying and testing alternatives for increasing wildlife conservation. She has depths of experience in change management, finance, operations and technology improvement, real estate,...
Alex Linkow

Alex Linkow

Alex Linkow leads the Fair Food Fund, an innovative Fair Food Network program that provides financing and business assistance to good food enterprises that connect small and mid-size farms with consumers hungry for local, sustainably grown food. As Director, Alex...
Nicolas Wetzler

Nicolas Wetzler

Nic leads new product and services innovation at Natural Capital Partners to deliver the solutions that our clients want and need to meet their climate goals. Nic was previously the second employee and a Director at Augment Ventures, a venture capital fund focused on...
Cynthia Koenig

Cynthia Koenig

Cynthia is a firm believer in the potential for business to alleviate poverty. Her career has focused on incubating mission-based businesses designed to alleviate poverty in the developing world She has been actively involved in the launch of ventures of all shapes...
Paul Davis

Paul Davis

Paul’s studies are focused on waste and water management, life-cycle analysis and entrepreneurship. Paul’s primary interests lie in the opportunity for communities and corporations to derive enhanced social and economic value through the adoption of innovation waste...