our Board

Directors & Advisors

board of directors



Janet is Co-Founder of Scoot Insights, a qualitative research consultancy specializing in brand strategy, innovation and communications.



Patrice joined Apple in 1997, and is currently VP of Engineering Internet Software & Services, Apple, Inc.

Iris Aluf Medina


Iris is Director of Business Development at CICC.  She is also an entrepreneur, philanthropist and fundraiser.

Serena Mcilwain

Board Member

Serena is the Secretary of Environment for the State of Maryland.

Travis Cripps

Board Member

Travis is a Manager, Digital Supply Chain department at Apple, Inc. Advising Matter of Trust since 2000.

Emily Charley

Board Member

Emily is a lawyer with Hanson Bridgett.

Terry Craig PhD

Board Member

Terry is a retired instructional designer specializing in large systems flow and training.

Todd Ditto

Board Member

Todd is that teacher you loved and will always remember. Science & Math teacher at Alta Vista.

Mark E. Donahue

Board Member

Mark is a Vice President with Comerica Bank.

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advisory board

For an extensive list of eco-topic experts, please visit our global platform TheHumSum.net

Executive Advisors

Janine Benyus, Biomimicry.org

Debbie Raphael, Director, City of San Francisco Department of the Environment

Lisa Jackson, VP Government Affairs, Apple, Inc.

Carlos Paya, MD, PhD

Renewable Resources Advisors

John Wick, The Marin Carbon Project

Reinhard Hohlwein, CalRecycle

Jeff Creque, PhD, Optimal Grazing and Sustainable Farming

Whendee Silver, PhD, Lawrence Labs UC Berkeley

Cyril Kormos, Old Growth Forests

Engineering Advisors

Pablo Ferrari, CEO, ProcessLabs.AI


Surplus & Needs Advisors

Linda Levitsky, East Bay Depot for Creative Reuse

Maryann Francis, St. Vincent de Pauls Oregon

Kevin Drew, ZeroWaste SFEnvironment.org

June Michaels, Sonoma Food Runners

Eco-Education Advisors

Gary Andersen, PhD, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

David Vasquez, Ed.D, Public Vision Research LLC

Eco-Sites Advisors

Alan Wong, AW Construction

Jeanine Cotter, Luminalt Solar

Daniel Macchiarini, SF Metalworks