contact us

Use the form on the right to contact us.

You can edit the text in this area, and change where the contact form on the right submits to, by entering edit mode using the modes on the bottom right.

4619 N. Ravenswood Ave., Ste 305
Chicago, IL 60640


We are a multidisciplinary innovation studio working with diverse partners to understand sustainability challenges and identify holistic, resilient solutions, and we are committed to training the next generation of leaders.

Lindsay James


Board Member

Lindsay James
Experienced Sustainability Strategy Leader
Former Vice President of Restorative Enterprise
, InterfaceFLOR   

Lindsay is an expert in the field of sustainability, specifically biomimicry and biophilic design. She has a wealth of experience in corporate sustainability practices, including her tenure as Vice President of Restorative Enterprise for Interface, the global sustainability leader and the world's largest manufacturer of commercial carpet tile (NASDAQ: TILE). She served as the leader for Interface’s Americas sustainability strategy. Lindsay is an experienced biomimicry expert, working to integrate biomimicry into companies’ sustainability practices and discover a path for business to become restorative. 

Lindsay is a graduate of the University of North Carolina, with an MBA in Sustainable Enterprise from the Kenan-Flagler Business School. She recently earned her MS in Biomimicry from Arizona State University. She attended UNC-Chapel Hill for her undergraduate degree, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BA in both Economics and Biology. Lindsay’s professional experience includes economic consulting with Analysis Group and environmental economics research with RTI International.