Natural Capitalism Solutions’ core team has diverse expertise that allows them to be extremely nimble and take on virtually any project. Click below to learn more about our staff, including media material (biographies, photos, logos, video, etc.).

L. Hunter Lovins

Hunter Lovins is a worldwide recognized leader in helping companies profit from sustainable business practices. One of the founders of the new field of Sustainable Management, a co-developer of several MBA programs in Sustainable Management, she currently serves as a Professor of Business at Bainbridge Graduate Institute in Seattle, WA, Bard College in NY, and Denver University. Hunter has published hundreds of articles and white papers, has authored and/or co-authored 14 books and won dozens of awards, including most recently being dubbed an “EcoRockstar” by Origin magazine… more about Hunter.

CEO, Toby RussellToby Russell

With a background in education and technology, Toby oversees NCS’ academic work, curriculum development, and e-learning programs. He was born and raised in Scotland and earned a Masters degree in Management Studies from the University of Glasgow. Toby works closely with Hunter on educational design and with the corporate education team… more about Toby.

Executive Director, Bill BeckerBill Becker
Bill Becker, has been Executive Director of the Presidential Climate Action Project (PCAP), an initiative of Natural Capitalism Solutions to help the President of the United States take decisive action on global warming and energy security. Prior to that he was the Central Regional Director for the U.S. Department of Energy, where he spent 15 years administering programs to accelerate the use of energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies. He is a national expert on sustainable community development and on public policy related to clean energy and global climate change… more about Bill.

NickNick Sterling
Nick leads consulting and research projects, with the NCS team and associates, for local governments, organizations, and a wide range of private sector clients. His degrees are received degrees in Environmental Studies and Physical Geography from the University of Colorado-Boulder (CU). Nick is a competitive a celebrated Nordic skier, who won a national championship with the CU-Ski team… more about Nick.

NancyNancy Johnston
Nancy has worked with Hunter since 2001. She manages Hunter’s calendar and handles all of her travel and speech logistics. She serves as the NCS editor and oversees web site development and database maintenance… more about Nancy.

Chief of Staff, Robert NoilesRobert Noiles
Robert has worked with with Hunter Lovins for more than 24 years. He has served as Information Technology Officer, Chief Financial Officer and currently as Senior Advisor and Chief of Staff.

Co-Founder, David ElliotDavid Elliot
Co-Founder of NCS, David Elliot is an experienced entrepreneurial manager with a strong background in technology and services company start-ups on both sides of the Atlantic. He has led NCS projects in Afghanistan and is currently based in Cairo, Egypt… more about David.

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