About Us

We are dedicated to building community and working together through impactful collaborations with distinguished experts to supplant negligent practices and nurture natural resources to realize their full potential.

About Us

We are dedicated to building community and working together through
impactful collaborations with distinguished experts to supplant negligent practices and nurture natural resources to realize their full potential.

Working Lands Soil & Water
Leadership and Advisory Board

We have assembled a team of advisors with deep experience in ecosystem restoration and land management, farming and food industry experience, all with a deep commitment to the natural world.

Dan Spethmann, PhD

Managing Partner

Ed Huling

Co-Founder

Bern Hoffmann

Secretariat

Eric Bishop-von Wettberg, PhD

Advisory Board

Tom Hunt, PhD

Advisory Board

Steve Ruddell

Advisory Board

David Spethmann

Advisory Board

Chandler Van Voorhis

Advisory Board

Logan Yonavjak

Advisory Board

Kurt Ahlman

Advisory Board

Working Lands Investment Partners
Leadership & Team

Founded in 2008 by partners active in environmental credit markets and market design for more than a decade, today we manage individual holdings in the range of $5M – $15M.

Dan Spethmann, PhD

Managing Partner

John Ryan

Managing Partner

Charlotte Brett, MPS

Michael Clark, LEED AP, AICP, MA

Martin J. McHugh, J.D.

Robert Swain, CERP, LTE

William Young, PWS, CERP

Howard L. Mantle, CGA - NY, PA