Meet the Team

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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.

Board of Directors

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Tara Spagnoli

Art and Education

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Cindy Petersen

Landscaping & Business

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Annie Cusick

Curriculum and Education

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Karen Simmons

Marketing

Partners - Hamakua Marsh

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Katie Doyle

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Nick Vargas

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.

Collaborators and Volunteers

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Peter Binney

Irrigation Expert

 

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Le Jardin Academy HS

180+ HS students Volunteered

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Richard Drake

Art Photographer

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Kimo Tully

Landscape Designer

 

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Russell Knight

Russell's Master Plumbing

and Repairs

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Randy Erickson

Chainsaw Master

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Laura Steinart

Intern - Everything! Fall 2017

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Jensin Sommer

Artist, Signage

 

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Punahou Academy

200+ HS Students Volunteered

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Monica Lau

Photographer

collaborators - State Policy

Hawaii State Representative Chris Lee 

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As Energy and Environmental Protection Committee Chair, Chris sponsors and promotes numerous clean energy bills every session and we collaborate with him.  Rep Lee also supported our Arbor Day poster contest.
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Some Healthy Climate Community efforts to lobby for clean energy have been supported by and channeled through Blue Planet Foundation legislative initiatives.

Donors 2018

The Harold K. Castle Foundation

McKinley Bike Shop - recycled cardboard

Sherwood's Tree Service - mulch

Past Donors

The Zilber Family Foundation

Levani Lipton

Rotary Club of Ala Moana

Sunectric

Rotary Club Kahala Sunrise

Community Foundation of Jackson Hole

Karl & Megumi Essig

All Pool and Spa -  recycled buckets