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Board of Directors

Tom HopkinsPresident

About Tom

Producer/Director of the television program Sustainable Today and owner of Asia-Pacific Productions USA. Tom is a professional filmmaker, documentary producer, photographer & editor, born and raised in Portland, Oregon. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications and Television Production from Washington State University. Tom has worked as a news Photographer and editor for KATU Television in Portland and for all the major US and some European and Asian television networks. He has spent many years working with network television, traveling and learning about the human condition and the value of sustainability for the service and survival of humankind.

Sustainable Today

Dr Jocelyn MuellerTreasurer

About Jocelyn

Dr. Jocelyn G. Mueller is currently adjunct faculty at Portland State University in the department of Environmental Science and Management teaching sustainability and environmental management. As a peace corps volunteer and in graduate school she worked for eight years in West Africa studying ethnobotany, participatory research and conservation of social-ecological systems. She joins the board as grant coordinator and brings over 15 years of grant writing experience.

Including Local Knowledge

Pandora PattersonSecretary

About Pandora

Pandora lives in an Ecovillage and lives sustainably by using alternative transportation, composting and by many other simple living practices. She manages the Swale Gardens, Ornamental Gardens, Rasberry Blueberry patch, and the individual garden plot community at the ecovillage.

She has completed certificate courses in:
Ornamental Horticulture
Retail Floristry

and is completing certificates in:
Urban Permaculture Design
Advanced Permaculture Design Tools for Climate Resilience


Hip Hop Montage of Kailash Ecovillage

How to mix Cob for natural building

How to install Greywater irrigation

Interview with Jeni Schmidt

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