Green Festival Speakers
Gerod Rody is the Executive Director of OUT for Sustainability (O4S) and the Communications Coordinator for the Bainbridge Graduate Institute (BGI). O4S is a Seattle based nonprofit mobilizing the LGBTQ community to advance social and environmental sustainability. BGI is a sustainable business graduate school in the Seattle area. Gerod is also a graduate of BGI, earning his MBA in Sustainable Business in 2009. Gerod has worked in marketing and community engagement related roles including gProjects, Meyer Wells and Jackson Nyberg. He also developed Comfort Food, the first organic restaurant in Pierce County, voted Best Healthy Lunch by King 5's Evening Magazine. Gerod was named as one of the 40 people redefining sustainability by Grist.org in 2010 and enjoys a health obsession with all things Swedish, Sounders games and good food.