The Team


Rob Ball
 Rob has extensive experience in leading change in organizations of all sizes. People are at the core of all improvements, and, as a career strategist, Rob’s belief is that a motivated workforce is the single most impactful aspect.
Selva Ozelli
 Selva Ozelli Esq, CPA, is a legal and finance executive with diversified experience dealing with highly complex issues in the field of international taxation and related matters. Her writings have been translated into 15 languages.
Jennifer Okafor
 Jen’s a passionate environmentalist and sustainability expert. Jen delivers editorial that connects with our global changemaker and readership audiences centered around topics including zero waste, sustainability, climate change, and biodiversity.
John Turley
 John is a pragmatic leader with 25 years of experience working in companies at all levels, from teams to C-suite, bringing real, value-adding change to the way organizations really work.
Mike Gomez
 Mike is a degree-qualified researcher and writer passionate about increasing global awareness about climate change and encouraging people to act collectively in resolving these issues.
Chinny Verana
 Chinny Verana is a degree-qualified marine biologist and researcher passionate about nature and conservation. Her expertise allows her to deeply understand the intricate relationships between marine life and their habitats.
Isabela Sedano
 Isabela is a determined millennial passionate about continuously seeking out ways to make an impact and excited about the opportunity to inspire people to become eco-warriors.
Dene Stuart
 Dene Stuart is the founder of the Exceptional Leader Academy. He has identified 7 key principles of Exceptional Leadership and the skills you must develop if you want to be truly effective as a leader.
Ben Hart
 Ben is a life-long entrepeneur with a passion for leveraging technology to create impact. He's TRVST's founder and a professor of marketing.
Sam Colyer
 Sam is passionate about seeking out small businesses that are implementing remarkable and exciting projects to tackle the climate crisis; she enjoys exploring how their innovation will help change the future of our world.
Renée Mann
 Working blending expertise across finance and HR, Renee has a unique perspective on what a business needs to thrive, both from strategic development and people perspective.   
Zoe Cuckow
 Zoe is passionate about building networks and movements to accelerate social change and create system-wide change. She has previously worked for citizen-led change and worked in Uganda to empower university students through social entrepreneurship.
Llana McGee
 Llana’s a linguist by training and a storyteller at heart. With a degree in linguistics and a passion for the environment, she weaves together the art of language with the urgency of climate action.


Since our inception, TRVST has been lucky enough to have benefited from the support and experience of a group of people who have shared our vision for a connected and empowered community of changemakers. We’d like to thank and acknowledge the following people who have been part of our journey:

Ghilaine Chan
Burke Turner
Marc Lawn
Jessica Frame
Graeme Thomson
Rhodri Davies
Steve Henry
Ian Saville
Rebecca Bowden
Max Kelly
Alasdair Ramage
Justin Coutts
Sean Hynes
Adah Parris
Kerstin Van Eckert
Jackie Hutchings
Valentina Barbacci
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