Nathan Pelletier, president of Global Ecologic, balances food system sustainability research, education and outreach, and consulting services.

Contributing to the field of ecological economics, an emergent research area focused on understanding and managing the environmental dimensions of economic activity, his vision is motivated by the recognition that promoting human well-being and social justice requires first that we maintain the integrity of the natural communities in which we have our identities and upon which we depend for our basic needs. He is dedicated to delivering high-quality, cost-effective sustainability measurement, management and communication consulting services to meet the demands of citizens, firms and organizations committed to furthering sustainability objectives.