The Evolution of Earth Day

People throughout the world will be honoring Earth Day this weeked, in celebrations big and small. Senator Gaylord Nelson (Wisconsin) first started discussions to create an initiative to focus on the environment in 1963 while he was on the Conservation Tour with...

End Your Plastic Straw Habit

  Our girls love straws, but I despise them. Now that we live in Costa Rica, I travel to stores less frequently and we rely on friends and family visiting from the States to fulfill our consumer needs every once and awhile. One of our latest requests from a...

The Sustainable Path

After spending a year interviewing the CEOs of multinational corporations in Dubai, Bangkok, and Berlin, I realized that very few of those in leadership positions cared about either the environment or the surrounding communities. This was a pivotal point in my career...

Inspiration for Alegria Partners

In 1994, I was one of many to be mesmerized by Cirque du Soleil; Alegria to be exact. I felt so inspired by the performers who could shapeshift their bodies in spectacular ways to demonstrate the tension and connection of the old and new order. My passion is to build...

Rise of Women in Sustainability

Come and check out this incredible panel of women who have been on the forefront of the sustainability industry. The panel, which features Alegria Partners President Nikki Pava, begins at 8 pm on Friday, April 27th. Learn more about the New Living Expo. While women...