Steve Cochran, Vice President of Climate and Air, Environmental Defense Fund.
He "is an internationally-recognized and nationally-prominent leader, speaker, writer, advocate and practitioner in the field of sustainable enterprise. He is the co-founder of Sustainability Strategies, LLC: an Asheville NC-based strategic planning and management consulting firm. He also serves on the boards of the Community and Economic Development Alliance, the Clean Air Community Trust, and Visitors of Warren Wilson College. He is the co-founder of the Sustainability Alliance of the Mountains (SAM)." 
- Director, US Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development
- Director, U.S. Climate Action Network