Workshop Participants

Marilyn Schlitz

Social scientist, writer, and teacher with extensive background in a variety of methods and subject areas, focusing on consciousness, transformation, and healing. Teach and engage…
Sofia University

Elizabeth Sawin

Elizabeth Sawin is the Founder and Director of the Multisolving Institute. Beth is an expert on solutions that address climate change while also improving health,…
The Multisolving Institute
Wolf Willow Institute

Elizabeth Rohring

Elizabeth Ban Rohring served as the Engagement Lead for NOAA’s Sea Grant Program. Her focus has been on the effective communication of complex environmental science…

Sarah Jaquette Ray

Dr. Sarah Jaquette Ray works at the intersection of social justice and climate emotions. An environmental humanist with a BA in Religious Studies, an MA in…
Cal Poly Humboldt University

Bill Plotkin

Bill Plotkin, PhD, is an eco-depth psychologist, wilderness guide, and agent of cultural regeneration. As founder of southwest Colorado’s Animas Valley Institute, he has, since…
Animas Valley Institute

Panu Pihkala

Dr. Panu Pihkala (b. 1979, he/his) is an adjunct professor of environmental theology (Title of Docent) at the University of Helsinki. He is currently known…
University of Helsinki

Aaron Pereira

Aaron is excited about the interplay between our inner lives and the broader world. Aaron Pereira is currently Project Lead for The Wellbeing Project. The…
The Wellbeing Project
The Christopher Reynolds Foundation

Per Olsson

Per Olsson is Associate Professor and Deputy Science Director at the Stockholm Resilience Centre. Based in complexity and systems thinking, his current research focuses on…
University of Stockholm

Julian Norris

Julian Norris is one of the founding directors of the Wolf Willow Institute which supports complexity leaders and systems influencers of all kinds to cultivate…
Wolf Willow Institute

Judith Neal

Judi Neal is an author, scholar, speaker, and consultant. Her primary focus is workplace spirituality, transformation, and global consciousness. After receiving her Ph.D. in organizational…
Global Consciousness Institute (GCI)
Stockholm Resilience Center
Haverford College

Rachel Lilley

Dr. Rachel Lilley is a Senior Fellow at the University of Birmingham working on systems leadership, with a specific interest in awareness practices and how…
University Of Birmingham, UK

Max Liljefors

I am an art historian researching existential aspects of art and transformation in history and now.
Lund University

Malvina Klag

I began my career with large multinational corporations, then moved into the non-profit sector as a social entrepreneur contributing to the founding of four non-…
University of Manitoba

Kritee Kanko

Kritee (dharma name Kanko) is a Buddhist Zen priest, Climate scientist and educator & Founding spiritual teacher of Boundless in Motion, a nonprofit based in…
Boundless in Motion
Saybrook University

Staci Haines

Staci Haines is the author of "The Politics of Trauma: Somatics, Healing and Social Justice." She has been experimenting at the intersections of personal and…
Generative Somatics

Philippe R. Goldin

Philippe Goldin, PhD is a Professor at UC Davis and leads the Clinically Applied Affective Neuroscience Laboratory. His team is currently engaged in (a) basic…
University of California, Davis

Allen Ewig-Merrill

I currently serve as Executive Director of The BTS Center, a private operating foundation in Portland, Maine, building on the legacy of the former Bangor…
The BTS Center

Martin Garwicz

Director, Birgit Rausing Centre for Medical Humanities; Assistant director, Neuronano Research Center; Thematic leader of Scientific Scholarship, Medical Degree Program; Core partner, Multihelix Think Tank.
Lund University

Leslie Davenport

Leslie Davenport is a climate psychology educator, consultant, and therapist exploring the intersectionality of climate, economics, education, policy, and social justice. Leslie authored four books…
California Institute of Intergral Studies

Martha Crawford

I received my Master's of Social Work from New York University in 1995, and a post-master's Advanced Certificate in Clinical Social work from the same…

Susan Clayton

I am a social psychologist who studies the human relationship with the natural world. I am interested in how people are affected by environmental changes…
The College of Wooster

Carlotta Cataldi

12 years of happily visual harvesting meetings, conferences and conversations of all kinds, with a special preference to anything related to sustainability, resilience, mental health,…

Thomas Bruhn

Being a physicist by background I have transitioned into faciliating reflective and co-creative processes for decision-makers in the field of sustainability. So often, my sense…
Research Institute for Sustainability Potsdam (RIFS)
Mind and Life Institute

Vanessa Andreotti

I am the incoming Dean of the Faculty of Education at UVic and the interim Director of the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced (transdisciplinary) Studies.…
University of Victoria
Stanford University

Kristen Goodrich

Kristen is an interdisciplinary social scientist, leading the Coastal Training Program since 2009 in efforts that consider the human dimension in coastal management. Being situated…
Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve (TRNERR)

Christine Wamsler

Christine Wamsler is Professor of Sustainability Science and the founder and director of the Contemplative Sustainable Futures Program ( She is an internationally recognized expert…
Lund University
Gelinas & James Consulting
Climate Critical Earth

Rebecca Weston

Rebecca Weston is a psychotherapist, photographer, and activist living in metro-New York. In her clinical practice, her work is informed by a recognition that our…
Climate Psychology Alliance North America
Council on the Uncertain Human Future
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Michigan State University
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Alison M Meadow

Dr. Alison Meadow has a background in environmental anthropology, Indigenous studies, and urban planning. Her research focuses on the process of linking scientists with decision…
University of Arizona
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR)

Maria Molina

Dr. Maria J. Molina (she/her) is a Project Scientist working in the Climate and Global Dynamics Laboratory at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)…
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

Rose Yu

Dr. Rose Yu is an assistant professor at the University of California San Diego, Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Her research focuses on advancing…
University of California, San Diego

Oliver Watt-Meyer

I am a Senior Research Scientist in the Climate Modeling group at the Allen Institute for AI. My current interests are in the use of…
Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI2)
University of California, Irvine

Marie McGraw

I am an atmospheric and climate scientist at the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (part of Colorado State University), where I study weather…
Colorado State University (CSU)
University of the Republic
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Tom Beucler

Tom Beucler is an assistant professor of environmental data science at the University of Lausanne in Switzerland. He recently started a lab specifically dedicated to…
University of Lausanne (UNIL)