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iEat Green – Lacey Gaechter- Founder and President of Simple Foods & Center for a Livable Future Fellow at John Hopkins University

Lacey Gaechter is the Development & Communications Manager for Waterkeepers Chesapeake as well as President and founder of Simple Foods, an organization whose mission is to promote a diet that is healthy for people, animals, and the planet. They use education, outreach, and advocacy to encourage action on a personal level, one individual at a time. She is currently pursuing her Doctor …

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iEat Green – Mark Kastel- Founder of Cornucopia Institute – 10.11.18

Mark Kastel is co-founder of The Cornucopia Institute, a farm policy research group based in Wisconsin and acts as its Senior Farm Policy Analyst and Co-Director. He directs its Organic Integrity Project. For almost 20 years prior to Cornucopia’s launch he was president of M. A. Kastel and Associates, Inc. His professional practice included political consulting, lobbying on behalf of …

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iEat Green – Dana Cohen- Author of “Quench”

Dana Cohen, MD, is a nationally renowned internal and integrative medicine specialist whose multi-disciplinary approach has helped treat thousands of patients using a variety of conventional and complementary therapies. In practice for nearly two decades, Cohen trained under the late Dr. Robert Atkins, author of the iconic, “Dr. Atkins’ New Diet Revolution,” and Dr. Ronald L. Hoffman, a pioneer of …

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iEat Green – Bryan Moran – Plentiful App – 09.27.18

Bryan is Plentiful’s Client Adoption Lead, with over  five years experience in charitable food and homeless services. A Michigan native, Bryan moved to NYC to run the Coalition for the Homeless’ soup kitchen after a career in information technology and security. Bryan joined the Plentiful team in early 2017 after completing an M.S. in Nonprofit Management at The New School. Bryan …

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iEat Green – Sam Fromartz FERN- Food and Environment Reporting Network – 09.24.18

Samuel Fromartz is Editor-in-Chief at FERN. He is a veteran journalist who focuses on the intersection of the environment, food and sustainable business. He began his career at Reuters news agency in the mid-1980s, working as a correspondent in Washington and as deputy editor for the Reuters Business Report in New York. Since leaving the news agency, his articles have …

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iEat Green – Beth Fiteni- Founder of Green Inside & Out – 09.13.18

Beth Fiteni has a Masters Degree in Environmental Law from Vermont Law School, as well as twenty years of experience working in the environmental movement for non-profit organizations in DC and NY. Beth founded Green Inside and Out in 2011 and hosts a monthly radio show on WUSB Stony Brook University radio. She has worked at Renewable Energy Long Island, …

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iEat Green – Roger Bason- Founder of Atlantic Ocean Aquaculture

Roger is the founder of Atlantic Ocean Aquaculture. He has extensive experience with ocean-based projects. Over the past 20 years, he has been involved in innovations in tidal and wave energy technology, site selection, field studies, permits and project development. He has led ocean research projects throughout the US and in the UK, Bermuda, Mexico, Russia and the Republic of …

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iEat Green – Catherine Epstein- Author; The Divine Dining Method Founder of; Living Lotus Group

Catherine Epstein, founder of the Living Lotus Group, is an experienced guide and instructor in meditation and mindfulness practices as well as an author of The Divine Dining Method, Reiki Master of the Traditional USUI Method, Graduate Gemologist of the Gemological Institute of America (GG), and Certified Transformational Life Coach (CPC). Motivated by the desire to make a difference, Catherine’s …

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iEat Green – Gwendolyn Hallsmith- Global Community Initiatives

Gwendolyn Hallsmith, is the founder and Executive Director of Global Community Initiatives, a non-profit organization established in 2002 with the intention of working with communities to implement the Earth Charter, the first international document in human history to recognize the connections between respect and care for the whole community of life, ecological integrity, social and economic justice, democracy, non-violence, and …

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iEat Green – Adrienne Esposito- Citizen’s Campaign for the Environment – 08.16.18

Adrienne Esposito, Executive Director; Citizen’s Campaign for the Environment Adrienne holds a degree in Geology and Environmental Science from CW Post University.  She is a co-founder and Executive Director of Citizens Campaign for the Environment and has been with the organization for 34 years. Adrienne is an outspoken advocate for protecting public health and our environment. She works with a …