Meet the Team
Dr. Lisa Marten
Executive Director & President
As a public health professional, Lisa believes climate change is the biggest health threat of our time. She is taking action from multiple angles and wants to help others do the same.
Partners - Hamakua Marsh
Nick and Katie are biologists at the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources, Department of Forestry and Wildlife. They manage the Hamakua Marsh wildlife preserve and oversee and support the Healthy Climate Communities project there.
Partners - State Policy
Some Healthy Climate Community efforts to lobby for clean energy have been supported by and channeled through Blue Planet Foundation legislative initiatives.
Hawaii State Representative Chris Lee
As Energy and Environmental Protection Committee Chair, Chris sponsors and promotes numerous clean energy bills every session and we collaborate with him.
Collaborators and Volunteers
Artist, Educational Materials
Le Jardin Academy HS
Site Work - Regularly!
Tree Removal Artist
Russell's Master Plumbing
Pilot Project Partner
200+ HS Students Volunteered
The Harold K. Castle Foundation
The Zilber Family Foundation
Community Foundation of Jackson Hole
Karl & Megumi Essig
McKinley Bike Shop - recycled cardboard
All Pool and Spa - recycled buckets