Staff

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
President

is the President and Founder of Natural Capitalism Solutions (NCS), a non-profit formed in 2002 in Longmont, CO. A renowned author and champion of sustainable development for over 35 years, Hunter has consulted on sustainable agriculture, energy, water, security, and climate policies for scores of governments, communities, and companies worldwide. Within the United States, she has consulted for the Presidential Cabinet, Department of Defense, EPA, Department of Energy and numerous state and local agencies… more about Hunter.

 

Executive Director, Bill BeckerBill Becker
Special Advisor
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.

MegMeghan Altman
Director of Operations
As the Director of Operations at Natural Capitalism Solutions, Meghan Altman combines a deep passion for sustainability with exceptional organizational skills to ensure everything runs smoothly and at top speed for the organization. Originally from South Florida, Meghan’s interest in the environment and sustainability started at a very young age through her family’s annual trips to many National Parks… more about Meghan.

Peter Krahenbuhl

Peter Krahenbuhl
Director of Strategic Partnerships and Consulting
Peter is a sustainability, business development and communications leader with years of experience in working with the private sector, governmental and non-governmental organizations. As Co-founder and former President of Sustainable Travel International (STI), he helped develop and grow a start-up organization into a global industry…more about Peter.

Chief of Staff, Robert Noiles

Robert Noiles
CFO and Treasurer
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.

 

IMG_0022 Brook AssefaBrook Assefa
NCS Fellow
Brook is originally form Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and moved to Boulder, Colorado when he was 6. He graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Political Science at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, where he also played 4 years of varsity soccer and was part of a NCAA National Championship team. During his last year Brook attended graduate level courses on environmental politics while also working at First Southwest Bank…more about Brook.

collinCollin Marshall
NCS Fellow
Collin is originally from Durham, North Carolina and a recent transplant to Colorado. During his tenure at Appalachian State, Collin became interested in sustainability and earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Appropriate Technology. While at Appalachian State, the Director of Sustainability, Ged Moody, mentored Collin towards his goal of becoming a sustainability professional in higher education…more about Collin.

CaitlynBolton

Caitlyn Bolton, Pet Industry Sustainability Coalition
Caitlyn Bolton is the Executive Director of the Pet Industry Sustainability Coalition PISC– the collaborative playground for sustainable advancement. PISC is a non-profit accelerator of change within the pet industry that seeks to develop shared resources and tools that will assist pet companies in developing integrated sustainability strategies. In addition, PISC offers…more about Caitlyn.

CEO, Toby RussellToby Russell
Special Advisor
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.

Co-Founder, David ElliotDavid Elliot
Co-Founder
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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