Terry Patten is a philosopher, spiritual activist, and community organizer. He hosts the State of Emergence podcast, is the author of the groundbreaking book, A New Republic of the Heart: An Ethos for Revolutionaries, as well as Integral Life Practice, which he co-wrote with Ken Wilber and colleagues at the Integral Institute. He founded and leads an international virtual social experiment in intentional heart-intelligent cultural evolution that recently published the results of its first year’s findings, Being the Change: Action Research Findings from a Global Social Experiment. He has taught Integral Life Practice to over ten thousand people, founded the consciousness technology company Tools for Exploration, led the team at the HeartMath Institute that developed their first heart-rate variability monitor, and helped introduce Thomas Hübl to the English-speaking world. He extensively advises individuals and businesses on diverse transformational and environmental issues.