The Sustainability Laboratory


The Sustainability Laboratory is proud to announce the addition of Manuela Roosevelt and Peter Dean to its board. Both Manuela and Peter are longtime friends of The Lab and former members of The Lab’s Advisory Board.

Manuela RooseveltManuela Roosevelt, co-founder at Springwood Media, commented: “I’m deeply honored to serve on the Board of The Sustainability Laboratory and to join Michael Ben-Eli and my fellow board members as The Lab takes its next wonderful steps to global reach. I’m very excited to be able to contribute in small part to a big vision of rightful heritage of integrated sustainable livelihood and environment. I cannot think of any project in sustainability that delivers on its promise so tangibly and so magnificently.”

Peter DeanPeter Dean, Senior Teacher/Critic at RISD, said: “It gives me great hope and joy to be working with an organization devoted to actual projects that are exemplary of a truly sustainable model. There actually is a right way to be sustainable, and The Sustainability Laboratory is showing the way. I feel proud and privileged to join the board of this organization, and profoundly excited for what is to come!”

Joshua Arnow is leaving our board, but remains a committed friend of The Lab.

The Lab is also very please to announce the addition of Dr. Mohammed Alnabari, Mayor of Hura and longtime partner to Dr. Ben-Eli in the development of Project Wadi Attir, to its Advisory Board.

Dr. Mohammed Alnabari (left) with Dr. Michael Ben-Eli at Project Wadi Attir
Dr. Mohammed Alnabari (left) with Dr. Michael Ben-Eli at Project Wadi Attir

To learn more about The Lab’s new board members, please see their bios on our Who We Are page.