Lee Frankel-Goldwater is a professional environmental educator, writer, project manager and media producer. A recent graduate of NYU's Environmental Conservation Education masters program, and studied at in Israel at the Center for Creative Ecology on Kibbutz Lotan.
Currently he has been leading development of the Global Action Classroom, an Earth Child Institute initiative focused on global youth environmental cooperation, helping to create the Global Sustainability Fellows, a program of The Sustainability Laboratory seeking to design a new and innovative, international sustainability masters program, as well as developing mobile applications for encouraging social action, mixed media video design, leading peace and environmental education workshops, and doing his best to live a life in connection with the Earth, helping others to do the same.
At heart Lee is a poet, traveler, musician, and philosopher with a deep curiosity for new experiences, unfamiliar cultures, learning languages, and often dancing to the beat of a different drummer. As student of yoga, meditation, and spiritual arts, Lee aims to connect the inner journey with the outer one, hoping, as he can, to share what is learned along the way, enjoying the journey.
Areas of Expertise
Environmentalism, Nutrition/Health, Computer Science, Buddhist thought, Travel and Adventure, Yoga
An idea worth spreading
World Peace, One Falafel at a Time: The goal of this group is to build relationships between Israeli's and Palestinian's, Jews and Muslims, and peoples of all walks through gathering together at the communal table and breaking bread. It is our belief that the power of sharing a plate of food together can bridge the gap of spirit that has kept brothers and sisters apart for so long.
I'm passionate about
It is my goal to contribute all I can to the global effort to bring about a more sustainable and peaceful future.
Talk to me about
Peace, creative innovation, movement and healing, traveler's spirit, environmental sustainability