Research Advisory Board

Ethical Markets Media, LLC, accesses the best socially responsible business leaders, asset managers and expert commentators through its Research Advisory Board. The members are from all industry sectors, the public sector, universities and institutes from around the world. Our Research Advisory Board advises on the latest research, breaking stories, new challenges and new developments.

Chair: Hazel Henderson, president, Ethical Markets Media; award winning author

Co-Chair: Linda Crompton, Crompton Consulting, Washington, DC

Accelerated Learning

Jean Houston, Ph.D.; Founder, Jean Houston Foundation; Founder and Program Director, International Institute for Social Artistry, Ashland, OR
Barbara Marx Hubbard, President, Foundation for Conscious Evolution, Santa Barbara, CA
Rob Williams, Originator of PER-K®
Raes Williams, Facilitator of PER-K® and PSYCH-K®

Ethical Biomimicry

Janine Benyus, President, Biomimicry Institute, Missoula, MT
Georgie Benardete, Managing Director, Multicultural Capital, San Juan, PR
Jacques Chirazi, Certified Biomimicry Professional + Founder Biomimicry San Diego and Biomimicry Switzerland
Katherine Collins, Founder and CEO, Honeybee Capital, USA
John Fullerton, Founder and President, Capital Institute;  Principal, Level 3 Capital Advisors, LLC, Rye, NY Wes Jackson, Land Institute
Terry Mock, Co-Founder, Champion Tree Project International & Sustainable Land Development Initiative
Gunter Pauli, Founder/Director, Zeri – Zero Emissions Research and Initiatives, Tokyo, Japan; author of  The Blue Economy, Club of Rome
Martin Ping, Executive Director, Hawthorne Valley Association, Ghent, NY
Allan Savory, Founder and President, Savory Institute, Boulder, CO
Pavan Sukhdev, Founder-CEO, GIST Advisory; McCluskey Fellow, 2011, Yale University
John Todd, Founder and Senior Partner, John Todd Ecological Design, Woods Hole, MA
Richard A. Lippin, M.D (Rick) Lippin is a recognized leader in the medical specialty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (OEM),

Socially Responsible Investing and Community

Hal Brill, President, Natural Investment Services, Inc. Paonia, CO
Edgar S.Cahn, Ph.D., founder, Time Banking; co-founder, Antioch School of Law, Washington, DC .  Video:  Obama’s Challenge:  Making Change without Money
Kim Ann Curtin, Founder The Wall Street Coach and author of Transforming Wall Street: A Conscious Path for a New Future, NYC
Susan E. Davis, Author, The Trojan Horse of Love; President,; Creator, KINS Networks, USA and Ecuador
Kenneth Fink, Lawyer, Interdisciplinarian, Author of Unbuttoned -Who says men can’t change? Jacksonville, Florida
Dr. Judy Henderson, Repton, Australia
Joy Kelleher, LCSW, Key Developmental Assets, US; The Core Assets Group, UK
Barbara Krumsiek, former President & CEO, The Calvert Group, Bethesda, MD
Giuseppe La Manna, CEO, EcoLogix, Miami, Fl and Valle, Colombia
Peter Lynch, Wall Street Security Analyst, New York, NY
Tony Manwaring, Executive Director of External Affairs, CIMA, London, UK
Pamela Olsen, J.D., M.Sc., Private Investor, Ocala, FL
Marcello Palazzi, President, Progressio Foundation, Netherlands
Bruce Piasecki, author, The Surprising Solution; Founder and President, AHC Group, Saratoga Springs, NY
Helen Rake, Principal, Synergy Asset Strategies, Inc., St. Augustine, FL
Mary Carol Rose, humanitarian, entrepreneur, independent thinker
Robert Rubinstein, CEO, Brooklyn Bridge/TBLI Group, Amsterdam, NL
Steve Schueth, President, First Affirmative Financial Network, Boulder, CO
Timothy Smith, SVP, Walden Asset Mgmt; President, Social Investment Forum, Boston, MA
Rodger Spiller, Money Matters Inc., Auckland, New Zealand
Tessa Tennant, Director, ASRIA, Hong Kong
Marc Weiss, Chairman and CEO, Global Urban Development, Washington, DC
Gregory Wendt, CFP, Founder – Green Economy Think Tank; Co-Founder/Partner – Living Economy Advisors; Senior Wealth Advisor/Head of West Coast Office Stakeholders Capital, Santa Monica, CA
Eva Willmann de Donlea, Dir. Concious Investments, Pty, Ltd., Sydney, Australia
Ellie Winninghoff, financial analyst and award-winning journalist;, Seattle, Washington

Corporate and Government Accountability Research

Susan Aaronson, Senior Fellow, The Kenan Institute, Wash., DC
Verna Allee, Author Increasing Prosperity through Value Networks, Martinez, CA
Michel Bauwens, founder and director, P2P Foundation, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Carson E. Beadle, former Director, Mercer; Executive Committee Chairman, Security Mutual Life Insurance of NY
Gary Brouse, Director, Interfaith Ctr. on Corp. Responsibility, New York, NY
Ellen Brown, JD, author Web of Debt – Watch her video: Financial Meltdown:  Why it Happened, How it Can be Reversed
Kim Cranston, President, Institute for Organizational Evolution, CA
Linda Crompton, Crompton Consulting, Washington, DC
Paul Dickinson, Founder and Executive Chair, Carbon Disclosure Project, London, UK
Frank Dixon, Founder,  Global System Change, Saratoga Springs, NY
Cliff Feigenbaum, Publisher, Green Money Journal, Santa Fe, NM
Prof. Michael Hoffman, Exec. Dir., Center for Business Ethics, Bentley College,Waltham, MA
Susan Kavanaugh, Mng. Editor, Federal Ethics Report, Washington, DC
Matthew Kiernan, Chief Executive, Inflection Point Capital Management, Toronto, Canada
Dave Lauer, Consultant on Technology Architecture and Equity Markets, Philadelphia, PA
Mindy Lubber, Executive Director, CERES, Boston, MA
Ed Mayo, Co-operatives UK, Manchester, UK
Nell Minow, Co-Founder, The Corporate Library, Washington, DC
Robert A.G. Monks, Author The New Global Investors, Cape Elizabeth, ME
Professor S. Prakash Sethi, President, International Center for Corporate Accountability, Inc., Baruch College/CUNY, New York, NY
Simran Sethi, Associate Professor, Journalism, University of Kansas, USA
Deirdre Taylor, Creative Director, Vibrance Media and Productions, Weston, CT
Alice Tepper Marlin, President, Social Accountability International, NY.  Videos “Architect of Corporate Responsibility” and “Setting the Standard for Global Economy”
Shann Turnbull, Ph.D., Principal, International Inst. for Self-governance, Australia
Toby Webb, Editor, Ethical Corporation Magazine, London, UK

Sustainability/Renewable Resource Sectors

Ralph Abraham, Ph.D, Prof. of Mathematics, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
Christine Austin, Teal Onstad Productions, Tucson, AZ
Madeleine Austin, J.D., Executive Director, EthicMark® Award, Santa Barbara, CA
Tariq Banuri, Ph.D, Expert at Sustainable Development, New York, NY
Lawrence Bloom, Co-Chairman, Pathway, Geneva, Switzerland,
Ernest Callenbach, author of Ecotopia, Ecotopia Emering and Ecology: A Pocket Guide.
Jacqueline Cambata, President, Triad Co. Ltd., Vienna, VA
Graciela Chichilnisky, professor, Economics and Mathematical Statistics, Columbia University; director, Columbia Consortium for Risk Management, New York, NY
Leslie Danziger, Co-founder and former Chairman, Solaria Corporation; Co-founder and former Chairman/CEO, Lightpath Technologies, TX, USA
Peter Davies OBE, Deputy Chief Executive, Business in the Community, London, UK
Prof. Michael Dorsey, Senior Program Officer, Science and Technology for Sustainability, The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Washington, DC
Riane Eisler, President, Center for Partnership Studies, Pacific Grove, CA
Duane Elgin, author Promise Ahead; Voluntary Simplicity; Awakening Earth; co-founder of Our Media Voice; San Anselmo, CA
Carl Frankel, author In Earth’s Company, Kingston, NY
Lori Grace, MA (Psych), Sunrise Center, Corte Madera, CA
Alisa Gravitz, Executive Director, Green America, Washington, DC
Julian Gresser, Chairman, Alliances for Discovery, Santa Barbara, CA
Denis Hayes, President, Bullitt Foundation, Seattle, WA
Francis P. Koster, Ed.D., Futurist and Innovator, Kannapolis, NC
Tachi Kiuchi, Chairman, FUTURE 500, Tokyo, Japan
Walter Link, Chair, The Global Academy, co-chair Global Leadership Network, CA
Richard Lippin, MD, President, The Lippin Group, PA
Elsie Maio, Founder, SoulBranding, NYC
Dr. Paul E. Metz, European Business Council for a Sustainable Energy Future, Brussels, EU
Prof. Bedrich Moldan, Director, Environment Center, Charles U., Czech Republic
James Motavalli, Editor, E, The Environmental Magazine, CT
Prof. Robert Nadeau, author, The Wealth of Nature, George Mason Univ., VA
F. Byron Nahser, Senior Wicklander Fellow, Institute for Business and Professional Ethics, DePau University, Chicago, IL
Richard Ottinger, Dean Emeritus, Pace Univ. Law School, NY
Maria Olga Pinochet, President, Kore Access, Incorporated, Pensacola, Florida
Nancy Roof, Editor, KOSMOS, Lenox, Mass.
Claudine Schneider, President, Solar Alliance, Boulder, CO
Carol S. Spalding, Ph.D., President, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, Salisbury, NC
Stephen Viederman, Past President, Jessie Smith Noyes Foundation, New York, NY
Richard Wilson, UK Business Council for Sustainable Energy, London, UK
Zhang Hong, CEO, Shanghai Wallstreet Strategies Advisors, Shanghai, China
Zhouying Jin, President, Beijing Academy of Soft Technology; Senior Researcher, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, China

Social Venture Capital

Dr. Mariana Bozesan, President and Founder, AQAL Investing, Munich, Germany
Mark Donohue, Babson College, MA
Elizabeth Harris, UNC Partners, Inc., Boston, MA
Matthew McGarvey, Asian Markets Sustainability Analyst and Social Entrepreneur, USA and Vietnam
Nicholas Parker, Co-founder & Chairman, CLEANTECH Venture Network LLC, Toronto, Canada
D. Wayne Silby, Esq., President, Calvert Ventures, LLC and Founder, Calvert Social Investment Funds, Washington, DC
Radames Soto, Preisdent, Kinina Ventures, Miami, FL
Edward B. (Woody) Tasch, Chairman, Slow Money, Nederland, CO
Stuart Valentine, President, Centerpoint Investment Strategies, Fairfield, IA
Steve Waddell, Lead Associate, Institute for Strategic Clarity, Boston, MA

Globalization/North-South Equity, Justice

Rosa Alegria, President, Perspektiva Co., Sao Paulo, Brazil
Prof. Walden Bello, Co-Director, Focus on the Global South, Philippines
Frank Bracho, Former Ambassador of Venezuela to India, author Hacia Una Forma – watch his video:  Redefining Cultural Values de Medir el Desarrollo, Caracas, Venezuela
Rinaldo Brutoco, President, World Business Academy, Santa Barbara, CA
Fritjof Capra, author The Web of Life and The Hidden Connections, Berkeley, CA – watch his video:  Ecoliteracy and System Thinking
Christina Carvalho Pinto, Pres., Full Jazz Advertising Agency, Sao Paulo, Brazil – watch her video:  Ladislau Dowbor
Ladislau Dowbor, professor, economist, author; Sao Paulo, Brasil
Thais Corral, Director General, REDEH, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Paul Freundlich, President, The Fair Trade Foundation; Officer and Director, The CERES Coalition; Stakeholder Council, Global Reporting Initiative, Higganum, CT
Prof. Michael Hopkins, Ph.D., CEO, MHC In’tl Ltd., author The Planetary Bargain: CSR Matters, London & Geneva
Devaki Jain, Author Women Development and the UN, Bangalore, India
Ashok Khosla, President, IUCN Council; CEO Development Alternatives, New Delhi, India Watch his video:  Worlds to Dream About
Annabel McGoldrick, Co-Director, Reporting the World, Sidney, Australia – Watch her video:  Talisman Sabre Peace Convergence
Oscar Motomura, CEO, Amana-Key Desenvolvimento & Educacao Ltda, Saõ Paulol – Watch his video:  Technology:  Servant or Master?
Jane Nelson, Harvard University, Kennedy Sch. Of Gov’t, author, Cambridge MA
Anne Pettifor, Principal, Advocacy International, London
David Roodman, Center for Global Development, Washington, DC
Elisabet Sahtouris, Evolution biologist, author, Mallorca, Spain – Watch her videos:  Entropy & World ViewsPart 1 Part 2, Part 3
Ziauddin Sardar, Editor, FUTURES Elsevier, Ltd, London UK – watch his video:  East Meets West
Miklos Sukosd, Ph.D., Dept. Political Science, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary
Jakob von Uexkull, Founder, World Future Council- Watch his Video: World Future Council – About Us Read his Article: Giving Future Generations a Voice
Wouter Van Dieren, President, Institute for Environment & Systems Analysis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Judith Woodard, Christopher Street Financial Co., New York, NY
Norio Yamamoto, PhD – Exec. Vice President, Global Infrastructure Fund Research Foundation, Tokyo Japan
Susana Oseguera Yturbide, Communications Internacionales, Mexico DF

Small, Medium-size Enterprise, Micro-finance /Community Development

Rebecca Adamson, President, First Nations Development Inst. USA
Brenda Anderson, Organizer, African Market at Fort Mose, Florida, USA
Yul Anderson, Founder, African American Future Society; Founder and President, Yul Anderson Consulting, USA
Rosalind Copisarow, Founder, Fundusz Mikro, Warsaw, Poland and London, UK
Lynne Franks, CEO, Seed Fusion, Oxford, UK
Mark Finser, General Partner, TBL Capital, Sausalito, CA
Orio Giarini, Editor, “European Papers on the New Welfare-The Counter Ageing Society,” Geneva, Switzerland
Sharon Hadary, Exec. Dir., Center for Women’s Business Research, Wash., DC
Victoria Kamsler, D. Phil Politics, Oxford; Director of the Katerva Awards
David Levine, Cofounder & Executive Director, American Sustainable Business Council, Washington, DC
Robert MacGregor, Pres Emeritus, Cntr for Ethical Business Cultures, Minn., MN
Terrence Mollner, Chair, Trusteeship Institute, Inc., Shutesbury, MA,
Pam Solo, President, Institute for Civil Society, Boston, MA
Michaela Walsh, Founding President, Women’s World Banking, NY
Julie Weeks, President, Womenable, Empire, MI