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
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.

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 Operations Executive at Natural Capitalism Solutions, Meghan makes it her top priority to ensure everything is running smoothly, all of the time. She acts as a jack-of-all-trades who combines her deep passion for sustainability and extreme organizational skills to keep Natural Capitalism Solutions running at top speed. Meghan’s… more about Meghan.

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.

Peter Krahenbuhl

Peter Krahenbuhl
Director of Strategic Partnerships; Senior Consultant
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.

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.

Co-Founder, David Elliot

David 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.


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.


Sara Snedeker, Pet Industry Sustainability Coalition
Sara Snedeker is the Green Chain Project Lead for the Pet Industry Sustainability Coalition (PISC) where she leads their sustainable sourcing collaborative working group and consults with companies to develop sustainable value chains. Sara grew up in New Jersey and learned early that capitalism, …more about Sara.

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