Tom Eddington has spent the past three decades in business as a consultant, educator, entrepreneur, and strategic advisor. He is a student and teacher of board, leadership, and organization effectiveness – focusing on how they grow, achieve, and sustain effectiveness while remaining stewards for their stakeholders. A pragmatic optimist who’s driven by intellectual curiosity, Tom has sought out opportunities to teach and work in the private, public, academic, and non-profit sectors. He has worked with industry leaders and most-admired organizations including HP, W.L. Gore, MBNA Corporation, Royal Dutch/Shell and Taproot Foundation. He has worked with Board Members and senior executives at hundreds of organizations. He has been an adjunct professor in the City University (London) M.B.A. program and a guest lecturer in several other MBA programs in the U.S.A. Tom has founded and co-founded multiple organizations including his executive coaching and advisory firm Eddington Advisory Services. Learn more at www.eddingtonadvisory.com. Tom is passionate about climate disaster and biodiversity loss and is using his skills to bring more regenerative practices to the world.