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Michael Crooke
Business Consultant and Distinguished Visiting
Professor of Business Practice, Pepperdine University

Humboldt State

Forestry (1986), MBA (1989)

  • Former CEO of Patagonia, Pearl Izumi, and
    Revolution Living. Has integrated sustainability values throughout all corporate pursuits.
  • Leads Pepperdine's new certificate program in Socially, Environmentally and Ethically Responsible (SEER) business practice. Teaches capstone course on responsible business practices.
  • Served on multiple boards: Earth Day Network, 1% For the Planet (founded by Yvon Chouinard), Santa Barbara Channel Keepers, and the Conservation Alliance.

Notable CSU Alumni in sustainability