Eden Blair, PhD
Eden is an assistant professor of entrepreneurship at Bradley University. She teaches courses in entrepreneurial planning, creativity and social entrepreneurship. Her work experience includes completing two years of National Service through the AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps and working and consulting with various non-profit agencies. She holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and Entrepreneurship from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, an M.B.A. from Texas Tech University, and a B.S. in Sociology from the University of Houston. Eden is an avid knitter and yoga enthusiast.
Carol is a business consultant working with entrepreneurial companies and organizations on business development and sustainability initiatives. Carol is the former President of Environmental Synergy, Inc. which pioneered the development of forest carbon projects in the U.S., working with leading corporations, conservation organizations, and government agencies to reforest more than 80,000 acres of land for the purposes of mitigating climate change and expanding habitat for wildlife. An avid proponent of People+Profit+Planet stewardship, she holds a CSR certification and LEED accreditation, and serves on the Green and Renewable Energy advisory board of the Interactive College of Technology in Atlanta. She enjoys family time, outdoor excursions, volunteer and advocacy work, and daily treks with pups Gambit and Henry.