Author of Thrivability: Breaking through to a World that Works. Thrivability: A Collaborative Sketch ((website hidden)(phone number hidden))
Currently writing: Designing for Social Flows and Action Spectrum which both build on the Breakthroughs book published in 2013.
I am one of the top 100 women in the world building the Peer to Peer Economy according to the Peer to Peer Foundation. http://(email hidden)/100_Women_Who_Are_Co-Creating_the_P2P_Society
And the Post Growth Institute named me one of the top 200 people whose contributions enrich paths to a more sustainable planet. (website hidden)
I love seeing people shine, coffee, and kayaking. Relationships matter more to me than money, power, prestige, or politics.
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