Our Community

who we are

the tri (tree) is a group of changemakers, social entrepreneurs and friends working together to promote healthy living and sustainability

we educate and empower people to adopt green lifestyles, support and encourage organic and fair trade businesses, and promote and inspire people to vote with their dollars

the tri residents

meet our team! these sustainability experts will share curated content from their areas of expertise, dropping knowledge and helping you achieve a green lifestyle

Ryan Black
Ryan Black

Ryan Black

Natural and Organic Foods Industry Expert, CEO & Co-founder at SAMBAZON, Philanthropist

Derek Sabori
Derek Sabori

Derek Sabori

Sustainability Advisor, Professor UCI, Co-Founder of Kozm

Ana Black
Ana Black

Ana Black

Sustainability Expert, Environmental psychologist, Author of Zero Waste Mind Concept

Vivek George
Vivek George

Vivek George

Founder of Mind Home and MeditateYear

Katie Tye
Katie Tye

Katie Tye

Structural Integrationist, Reiki Master, Wellness Coach and Clean Beauty Advisor

Isabella Fortes
Isabella Fortes

Isabella Fortes

Board Certified Holistic Health Expert & Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Practitioner,​ Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher & Certified Yoga Therapist. Founder of The Yogini

Bruna Berrini
Bruna Berrini

Bruna Berrini

Sustainable Building Expert, Architect, LEED GA, Founder and CEO at Livin Flow Design CO

Nina Perocco
Nina Perocco

Nina Perocco

Green Architect, LEED AP, Health Building Expert, Kundalini Yoga Instructor, Founder at Eco-Yoga Living

Val Emanuel
Val Emanuel

Val Emanuel

Environmental Activist, Co-founder and CEO at Role Models Management

Isaac Nichelson
Isaac Nichelson

Isaac Nichelson

Sustainable Fashion Expert, CEO & Co-founder at Circular Systems S.P.C. (Social Purpose Corporation)

the tri partners

Each tri partner company meets a strict standard of integrity and maintains a fierce commitment to transparency, radical inclusion and triple bottom line success.

We at the tri are proud to partner with the following sustainable businesses containing rich history, visionary leaders, and powerful examples of conscious capitalism.