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Hope Jahren

Author, Geochemist & Geobiologist

Hope Jahren is an award-winning scientist and best-selling author who helps us see that science is personal.  She shares her insights from her study of climate change and plants with humor and emotion,…

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Erin Brockovich

Erin Brockovich

Iconic environmental activist and consumer advocate

Say the name Erin Brockovich and you think, strong, tough and stubborn. Erin is all that and more. A formerly-unknown legal researcher who became a 20th century icon overnight thanks to…

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Stephen Dubner

Co-star, Freakonomics Documentary

Stephen J. Dubner is an award-winning author, journalist, and radio and TV personality. He is best-known as co-author of the New York Times bestselling Freakonomics series. They have sold more than 7 million copies…

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Marcus Samuelsson

James Beard Award-winning Chef and Owner, Red Rooster, New York Times Bestselling Author

Marcus Samuelsson is the acclaimed chef behind many restaurants worldwide including Red Rooster Harlem, Red Rooster Shoreditch, and Marcus B&P. Samuelsson was the youngest person to ever receive a three-star…

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Lindsey Vonn

Lindsey Vonn

Olympic Gold and Bronze Medalist and Most Successful Female Skier of All Time, Winner of Four World Cup titles

Lindsey Vonn is a recently retired Olympic gold and bronze medal‐winning alpine ski racer for the U.S. Ski Team as well as a New York Times bestselling author. She is the most…

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L. Jon Wertheim

Renowned Sports Journalist, Executive Editor, Sports Illustrated

Former executive editor and a senior writer for Sports Illustrated, L. Jon Wertheim is one of the most accomplished sports journalists in America. He's also the New York Times bestselling author of Scorecasting: The Hidden Influences…

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Stacey Abrams

First Black Woman to be a Gubernatorial Nominee of a Major Party in the U.S.

Political leader, voting rights activist, entrepreneur, and three-time New York Times bestselling author of While Justice Sleeps, Our Time is Now, and Lead from the Outside, Stacey Abrams made history and captured the nation's…

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Ehud Barak

Prime Minister of Israel, Minister of Defense of Israel, Member, Board of Directors, CIFC Asset Management

Few individuals have the breadth of political, economic, and military leadership experience as former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak, enabling him to speak with authority on a wide range of…

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Ed Begley, Jr.

Ed Begley, Jr.

Emmy-Nominated Actor, Television Host, Environmental Activist

When it comes to taking personal responsibility for the environment, few individuals can match the record of actor and activist Ed Begley, Jr. Known for turning up at Hollywood events…

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Olivier Blanchard

Olivier Blanchard

Former Chief Economist

Olivier Blanchard is a renowned international economist and former chief economist of the International Monetary Fund. Since October 2015, he is the Fred Bergsten Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute…

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Austin Channing Brown

Leading and Inspired Voice on Racial Justice

Austin Channing Brown is a speaker, writer and media producer providing inspired leadership on racial justice in America. She is the author of New York Times' bestselling I’m Still Here: Black Dignity…

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Charles Duhigg

New York Times Bestselling Author of "The Power of Habit" and "Smarter Faster Better", Host of the "How To!" Podcast

Charles Duhigg’s The Power of Habit has spent three years on the New York Times Bestseller list. His latest bestselling book, Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business (2016) is a fascinating…

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Jenna Fischer

Jenna Fischer

Award-winning Actress Best Known for "The Office", Bestselling Author, "The Actor's Life", Co-Host, "Office Ladies" Podcast

Jenna Fischer is best known for playing Pam Beesly on the acclaimed television show The Office for which she received an Emmy nomination for Best Supporting Actress and two SAG Awards for…

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Eliza Griswold

Writer for The New Yorker on Politics, Religion, and the Environment, Poet and Bestselling Author

Eliza Griswold is a writer who reports on issues of social justice, religion, politics and the environment abroad and at home in America. A contributing writer for The New Yorker since 2003,…

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Yitta Halberstam

Co-Author of the Bestselling Series Small Miracles, With Two Million Copies in Print

Yitta Halberstam, co-author of the bestselling Small Miracles series with two million copies in print, is the daughter of a Chassidic Rabbi and scion of a famous Chassidic dynasty that…

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