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Board of Directors

Manuela RooseveltManuela Roosevelt
Manuela Roosevelt is Chair of the Board of Directors of the Omega Institute and Former Chair of the Stewardship Council. Manuela has been a book publisher since the early 90s... Read More

Katherine CollinsKatherine Collins
Katherine Collins, Head of Sustainable Investing at Putnam Investments, is author of The Nature of Investing and a Member of Omega's Board of Directors. As Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Honeybee Capital...Read More

Tobias EschTobias Esch
Tobias Esch, MD, is a pioneer in holistic general medicine and expert in the neurobiology of happiness. He received his medical degree from the University of Göttingen in Germany, ...Read More

Patty GoodwinPatty Goodwin
Patty Goodwin attended her first Omega workshop in 1980 and has been a part of Omega ever since. After joining Omega’s Stewardship Council, she chaired the groundbreaking event for...Read More

Artemio GuerraArtemio Guerra
Artemio Guerra is Managing Partner of the New York offices of HKM Employment Attorneys, focusing on all aspects of employment law. Before joining the firm, he spent more than 10 years combating wage theft...Read More

Neonu JewellNeonu Jewell 
Neonu Jewell is committed to creating transformative results in the world, and lives by the mantra “when one succeeds, we all succeed.” Her focus is on transformational leadership, personal empowerment, and...Read More

Sheryl LambSheryl Lamb
Sheryl Lamb joined the Peace Corps fresh out of college and has been active in service work ever since, focusing on issues of health and nutrition. For three decades, she held positions of...Read More

Bruce SchearerBruce Schearer
Bruce Schearer, a civic leader, former nonprofit executive, and expert in international development and philanthropy, has led efforts to build partnerships between...Read More

Jamia WilsonJamia Wilson
Jamia Wilson is a feminist media activist, organizer, and storyteller who serves as Vice President and Executive Editor at Random House. As the former Director of the Feminist Press...Read More

Elizabeth LesserElizabeth Lesser
Cofounder/Senior Advisor/Ex Officio
Elizabeth Lesser is Cofounder and Senior Advisor on Omega’s Board of Directors. She is the New York Times best-selling author of The Seeker’s Guide and Broken Open. For...Read More

David OrlinskyDavid Orlinsky
Former Chair
After spending the first 15 years of his career as a practicing attorney, David Orlinsky cofounded NetJets, Inc., which was the largest private aviation company in the world before being acquired...Read More