Here’s a smattering of some public talks, classes and pitches on startups and ecological innovation that I’ve given.

University of the Virgin Islands’ Research and Technology Park  |  WUVI Radio Interview with Dr.Chenzira Davis-Kahina on Technology and Spirituality  |  February 2016

Lund University | Innovation of Mind Conference | Interview with Local TV | 2012

This is a TV clip taken from the conference:

Foundation Center | Three Part Lecture Series on Nonprofit Startups  | 2012

Launching a Nonprofit | Lessons Learned from Successful Founders (1 of 3)
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Launching a Nonprofit | Effective Program Development (2 of 3)
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Launching a Nonprofit | Business Plans for Startups (3 of 3)
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Foundation Center | 2012

Launching a New Nonprofit Organization | Your Road Map to Resources


New York Public Library | 2010

Startup class | Launch your Startup on your Lunch hour

I have a dream…for radical eco innovation and full inclusion into the transition to the green economy.  

I first pitched the concept at Startup Weekend NYC in 2010 under the name Third Rail Ventures.  And then at Fledge startup accelerator in Seattle in 2013 under the name Village Green.

New York Startup Weekend – Third Rail Ventures on Vimeo.

This dream actually began a long time ago when I was a teenager. It didn’t have a name. It was always just about being of service. Still is. Here’s the throwback, age 16, at Newark Children’s Hospital, on Channel 7’s local tv spot, Greg’s Kids: