Lori Pye, Ph.D., is the Founder and President of Viridis Graduate Institute whose focus is Ecological Psychology and Environmental Humanities. As an environmental activist and executive director for international marine nonprofits, Lori worked with numerous NGOs to co-develop the Eastern Tropical Pacific Biological Seascape Corridor with the Ministers of the Environment from Latin and South America. She has multiple publications in peer-reviewed journals promoting the field of ecological psychology. She serves on the Editorial Board for Ecopsychology Journal. Forthcoming textbook: Fundamentals of Ecological Psychology, Routledge in 2022.