Verdant World was co-founded after 2 years of research by a group of 5 passionate individuals.

TOM EDDINGTON
Tom Eddington has spent the last three decades in business as an, educator, entrepreneur, and strategic advisor. He is an expert in Board, leadership and organization effectiveness – focusing on how they grow, achieve and sustain effectiveness while remaining stewards for their stakeholders.

MICHAEL STUSSER
Founder and CEO of Osmosis Day Spa Sanctuary, Michael has dedicated his life to forging meaningful human connections and cultivating y opportunities to evolve our species, raise consciousness, and actualize an authentic response to the global imperative for sustainability.

PAUL SCHMIDT
Business design and development consultant with a passion for connecting people and positive ideas worldwide. Clients and projects ranging from non-profit organizations, educational institutions, product companies, software developers, hospitality organizations, associations and individuals throughout the United States, Bermuda, Canada, and Europe.

MAYURI SWATI
As CEO of TreeSisters, she lead a program to plant more than 2 million trees in Kenya, India, Madagascar, Brazil, Cameroon and Nepal through grassroots campaigns. She is accomplished in marketing strategy and business design expert engaging large audiences around purpose driven missions.  

PRAJNA HORN
Co-Founder and Executive Director of Coherence Lab, a Kaua’i-based nonprofit organization advancing whole-systems solutions by uniting Indigenous Wisdom and Earth System Science and by bringing people together to act coherently for the good of the whole. Prajna is also a core council member for Wisdom Weavers of the World (wisdomweavers.earth). She is a contributing author of the book, "The Rights of Nature, Making the Case for the Universal Declaration on the Rights of Nature."