Milton Burke: Retired; English teacher at Fayetteville High School in Fayetteville, Arkansas for 31 years; volunteer English teacher to Tibetan exiles in Dharamsala, India,
John Remmers: Retired; Secondary Art, Special Education, and Science teacher for 30 years.
Robert Neralich: Retired teacher of English and Asian Studies; led treks in Tibet, Nepal, and the Himalayan regions of India (Sikkim and Ladakh).
Mimi Burke: Retired; Montessori pre-school teacher for 20 years; volunteer English teacher to Tibetan exiles in Dharamsala, India, 2009-10.
Greg Thoma: Bates Teaching Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Arkansas – Fayetteville. Inaugural Director for Research, and current Senior Advisor for The Sustainability Consortium and former Peace Corps Volunteer.
Jonna Hussey: Licensed Certified Social Worker and Registered Play Therapist, works with children, adolescents, and families in private practice and with public schools in Northwest Arkansas.