Steven is a New Englander through and through. Raised in the metro Boston area and the White Mountains of northern New Hampshire, he has a profound love and respect for nature in all its incarnations (even the infamous & persistent black fly!). Steven believes in helping others and in the power of healthy communities to change the world. Steven is a multipotentialite, meaning he has many and diverse interests, creative pursuits and skills.
Steven’s experience includes work in environmental education, life/executive coaching, sustainable community development, project management, activism, grant writing, alternative technologies, natural building, and permaculture in areas local, regional, national, and international in scope. Steven utilizes design thinking in his work with a emphasis on regenerative design.
Steven has worked with diverse entities such as the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development, Metro DC Environmental Network, US Agency for International Development, Grupo Ecologico Sierra Gorda (Mexico), Brigada Universitaria de Servicios Comunitarios (Mexico), AmeriCorps, Wellstart International, Center for Development of International Law, Boulder Cooperative Market, Aboca USA, Casa Sangam (Italy), Whole Foods Market, Boulder’s Best Organics, etc. These experiences have given him a great opportunity to engage with an extremely wide range of people, issues, and perspectives.
Steven has also co-owned and operated three businesses in the natural products industry and currently still operates his own green-focused real estate investment and rental company. He also is trained as a life/executive coach through the world renowned Newfield Network and has several years’ of Theory U Training and practice. Steven is a co-founding member of the Impact Hub.
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something. ~Henry David Thoreau