A modern day Renaissance man, Henry works in graphic design and branding, and is also a talented rapper, writer and poet. As a well-read individual, he's amassed knowledge and developed his own interesting and informed perspectives on the detriment of human activity on the environment, world politics, religion, and social issues.
DR. Nirmal Shah is a celebrated environmentalist and the CEO of Nature Seychelles, an NGO that works to conserve and recover biodiversity through scientific and educational programs. Through Nature Seychelles, Nirmal has played an integral role in coral reef restoration and creation of the world’s first carbon neutral nature reserve.
Alyson Noele Sagala is a writer and traveller turned devoted social impact worker. She splits her time between the Bay Area in California and Nepal where she is the youth program coordinator for Conscious Impact, a nonprofit and NGO that began as a Gorkha earthquake relief effort but has grown significantly and is now rehabilitating entire communities through agriculture, natural building, and youth programs.
A former marine officer working on ships for nearly 10 years, Praveen Chaturvedi’s chance meeting with a Canadian film crew that came onboard one of the ships changed his life course forever. He moved to Canada and Los Angeles to master his cinematography and storytelling skills, and he is now an award-winning filmmaker based in India.
Based in the renowned progressive and creative county of Devon, UK, Lou Rainbow is a ceramicist and “maker” by trade who teaches courses on crafts and skills that involve the use of one’s hands. Through her work and her classes, her goal is to inspire people to reconnect with their hands and immerse themselves in the meditative process of creating tangible goods amidst a largely digital age.
Saying “yes” to everything isn’t always a bad thing if you’re savvy enough to do “everything” well — Joe Harvey is the perfect example of that. By saying “yes” to every project that came his way, he built the expansive clientele he now currently works regularly with as a filmmaker. As a semi-pro rollerblader, he often gets to align his two passions by shooting on his rollerblades to achieve steadicam-like shots without the need for additional equipment.