Reducing Environmental Impact a Top Priority at Presidio Graduate School

As an institution integrally focused on sustainable business and management practices, Presidio Graduate School (PGS) has long recognized that the delivery model of its programs creates a paradox for the school’s carbon-conscious community. Reducing carbon… Read more »

Acterra climate change education


Acterra brings people together to create local solutions for a healthy planet  by providing environmental education in the areas of energy and climate change, corporate sustainability, and advocacy to build an informed and empowered citizenry…. Read more »

Recology zero waste


Recology is a resource recovery company with the mission of building exceptional resource ecosystems that protect the environment and sustain the community. Based in San Francisco, Recology is an employee-owned company that serves California, Oregon,… Read more »

Flex reduces waste in manufacturing


 Flex is the third largest global electronics manufacturing company focused on the automotive, building materials, cloud, communications, energy, and health sectors. It has locations around the world including one nearby in Milpitas, California.  Flex wanted… Read more »

Student, Entrepreneur, and Marathon Runner: Meet Pam Neronha

“Whatever you believe and whatever god you pray to, a place where clean water rises from the earth is in some way sacred.”  – Charles Frazier, Thirteen Moons Preserving water resources is the mission of current… Read more »

Catching up with Steven Tiell, 2019 recipient of the Alumni Enterprise Vanguard Award

C5 alumnus Steven Tiell is the 2019 recipient of the PGS Alumni Enterprise Vanguard Award (EVA). We had the opportunity to connect with him and learn about his career trajectory since graduating. PGS: To what… Read more »

Miles Woodruff

Creating 1 Billion Plant-based Superheroes

With VegRising PGS MBA student Miles Woodruff has the ambition to create 1 billion plant-based superheroes. Read his story to learn why.  A Big Decision We face ethical decisions every day that test our values,… Read more »

Sustainability Thought Leaders Tackle Corporate Responsibility Initiatives

Introducing Sustainability Consulting as a Strategic Focus for Presidio Graduate School Sustainability strategy and execution have not traditionally been a part of the mindset of the C-suite executive–before now. The world is rapidly changing and… Read more »

Career Pivot to Social Impact: A Conversation with Chhaya Bhanti

Chhaya Bhanti is an entrepreneur and change maker whose work in sustainability bridges visual thinking and systems design principles with technical expertise. Based in India, she is the founder of Vertiver, a design-based sustainability consultancy…. Read more »

Wendy Weiden Food Systems Entrepreneur Philanthropic Capital

Philanthropic Capital Regenerates Food Systems

Passionate entrepreneurs, investors, advocates, and business leaders are having conversations about creating regenerative food systems. Yet policy continues to protect incumbent interests and their economies of scale. As a result, we have yet to see… Read more »

Transformational Leadership of Libba Pinchot Honored

Challenging us to be our best self is how Libba Pinchot inspires change. Her approach to education, transformational leadership, and life embodies Virginia Satir’s viewpoint that all of us live within nested systems, human and natural,… Read more »

PGS Winter Community Retreat

For the first time since Presidio Graduate School acquired Pinchot University, our San Francisco and Seattle campuses came together for a fun-filled, action-packed weekend with 40 students and alumni. The theme of integration traversed throughout… Read more »