Before heading up the Good Work Institute, Matt was the longest serving employee and the VP, Values, and Impact at Etsy.com. In that role he oversaw the stewardship of the company’s vision, mission, and values, and worked to give all employees the means and the desire to maximize the benefit their work has on people and the planet.
A creativity advocate, change agent, and internationally awarded artist, living and working in Germantown, NY. Breeze has created multiple creative curriculums for k-8, to recovery centers, to corporations. Founder and ED of Instar Lodge community art space for the past three years, she currently consults on education, creativity and leadership.
Martin Ping is the Executive Director of Hawthorne Valley Association, a not-for-profit dedicated to renewing soil, society, and self through the integration of education, agriculture and art on a 900 acre Biodynamic farm. Martin has been at Hawthorne Valley for 30 years. During much of that time he taught practical arts in the High School and was Director of Facilities. Martin has served as ED since 2003, and currently teaches economics in Grade 12. He is co-founder and storyteller for The Magical Puppet Tree.