1st - 27th
Rhett Ayers Butler
Journalist and founder of Mongabay, a global, nonprofit environmental science and conservation news platform that produces evidence-based news and investigative reporting in some 70 countries.
CEO of Elevate, dedicated to transforming energy efficiency improvements in affordable housing and to ensuring that everyone has equal access to clean and affordable heat, power and water.
Pioneer in regenerative agriculture and soil health, catalyzing the transformation of farmland from an environmental problem to a solution
Founder and Executive Director of The Chisholm Legacy Project, a resource hub for Black frontline climate justice leadership
Commercial fisherman whose advocacy and cross-sector collaboration are protecting Alaska’s marine ecosystems and fishing communities
Founder of Outdoor Afro, who celebrates and inspires Black connections and leadership in nature
Environmental psychologist whose work has revealed the health benefits of green spaces and nature experiences
Ecologist using imaging technology to provide unprecedented detail on the health of ecosystems
Environmentalist, philanthropist and rare optimistic voice in the fray over carbon emissions and energy waste
Pediatrician and champion of children’s health who linked childhood contaminant exposure with increased risk of disease
Pioneer in understanding global ecosystems, land use and the environmental implications of modern agriculture
Physician who sparked a national conversation about how to design cities to promote health