We're a team of passionate individuals striving to make a difference.
Through our unique skills and characters, we dedicated ourselves to inspiring more people to be earthgivers.
Say "Hi" to our team:
Jacob cravey: founder
Jacob Cravey received his MBA of Sustainable Systems from Bainbridge Graduate Institute in 2014. Jacob enjoys tree climbing, surfing, traveling, community financing and being a dad. He's adept at business strategizing, networking, fundraising and making waffles.
Anna Sampson: Director
Anna Grace Sampson received her Masters of Architecture from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2009. She uses the nature around her in her daily work to inspire her creativity. Anna enjoys creating and experience art, being in nature, yoga, running, documentaries, reading, and lively friends. Her skill sets include calculating carbon footprints, graphic design, photography, accounting and laughing at everyone's jokes.
Mark van Soestbergen: carbon manager
Mark has worked in the greenhouse gas arena for almost twenty years. He started in 1990 by designing Carbon Zero Fuel strategies for a major Japanese oil company, and funded tree planting in Asia by selling ‘eco-car’ stickers to offset vehicles. He has since worked on database solutions to track emission activities in large organizations and facilitated one of the first international transactions of verified emission reductions. He is a frequent lecturer on climate change adaptation strategies, greenhouse gas accounting, and carbon portfolio management.
Danielle Chanzes: PArtnership coordinator
Danielle is currently enrolled at the University of Florida working towards bachelor's degrees in sustainability studies and journalism. She was inspired to be a champion for the environment by her AP environmental science teacher, Mr.Alford. Her passions are to educate the community about our changing environment and to inspire individuals to create lasting change. When she isn't out trying to save the world she loves hiking, kayaking, listening to records, eating dinosaur eggs oatmeal and making silly jokes nobody else gets.
Hannah Brock: Outreach Intern
Hannah is currently a student of Sustainability and the Built Environment at the University of Florida. When she’s not being a student or an intern, she enjoys passing on her love of nature and community to others by leading trips into the wilderness. Hannah is an avid fan of dancing, striped shirts and any form of cooked potatoes.