John Elbare

John currently serves as EI’s Executive Director. He has more than 40 years of experience in non-profit management, governance, and philanthropic development. His interests range widely and include nutrition, climate change, protecting the ecosystem, sustainability and eco-villages, consciousness studies, and Eastern philosophy. John is a lifelong practitioner and student of yoga. He enjoys many outdoor activities, including hiking, kayaking, camping and bicycling. He also likes cooking, traveling and good conversation. John can be contacted at

Recent Posts

July 23, 2021 in Climate Change, Environment

The Great Climate Migration

As climate change progressively causes more heat waves, droughts, floods, hurricanes, crop failures, and wildfires, we are already seeing unprecedented human migration, which is expected to grow exponentially over the…
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May 10, 2021 in Climate Change, Environment

The Evolution of Climate Change

The climate change crisis is slow-moving but inexorable. Much of it does not make the news, except when we see a dramatic result, such as a devastating hurricane or massive…
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