With the economy in uncharted territory, anyone who cares about values-based business - companies, nonprofits, social entrepreneurs and individuals - must learn how to navigate corporate social responsibility through a Great Recession era.
Nick Aster is the founder of Triple Pundit. He also is a webpage designer.
Joel Bashevkin is Executive Director of the west coast region of Taproot Foundation.
Sid Espinosa is Mayor of Palo Alto, CA. Espinosa is also the Former Director of Global Social Investment Programs for Hewlett-Packard Company.
Christopher Esposito is VP of Recruiting and Sales for Magley and Associates.
Gil Friend is President and CEO, Natural Logic Inc.
He was a founding board member of internet pioneer Institute for Global Communications, and played key or founding roles in such seminal environmental enterprises as EcoNet, GreenLine, the California Office of Appropriate Technology, and Buckminster Fuller's "World Game." He was co-founder and Co-Director of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance, one of the nation's leading urban ecology and economic development think-tanks.
Mr. Friend has written extensively and lectures widely on sustainability issues. He holds an MS in Systems Ecology from Antioch University, a black belt in Aikido, and is a seasoned presenter of "The Natural Step" environmental management system.
Mike Hannigan is President and Co-Founder of Give Something Back.
Marcy Scott Lynn
Marcy Scott Lynn is Director of Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility for Sun Microsystems.
Amy Skeeters-Behrens is Head of Marketing Operations for the Global Citizenship Team of eBay, Inc.