Bob Doppelt is Executive Director of The Resource Innovation Group (TRIG), which is affiliated with the Sustainability Institute at Willamette University. He is also a longtime adjunct professor in the Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management at the University of Oregon. For the past 9 years he has also been a columnist on climate change and sustainability issues for two Oregon newspapers. He is trained as a counseling psychologist and environmental scientist and has combined the two fields throughout his career. He is a long time mindfulness teach and a Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction Instructor. He currently directs TRIG's Transformational Resilience Program and coordinates the International Transformational Resilience Coalition.