Nina Simons is the co-founder of the nonprofit Bioneers and founder of their Everywoman’s Leadership program. Previously, in the for-profit sector, she was President of Seeds of Change, an organic seed company whose mission was to spread biodiversity back into the food system, by engaging backyard gardeners throughout the nation. With annual conferences and multi-media platforms, Bioneers identifies, features and connects innovative leaders with solutions to many of our most pressing environmental and social challenges. She edited the anthology book Moonrise: The Power of Women Leading from the Heart, and co-facilitates Cultivating Women’s Leadership intensives. She serves on the board of the West Coast Women’s Permaculture Association.