Charlie Brummitt is from Greensboro, North Carolina. He is a retired bank executive and a former executive director of the Piedmont Land Conservancy. Charlie now helps manage the non-profit Greensboro Farmers Curb Market, gsofarmersmarket.org. His wife, Lois, is a master gardener, and they have a gorgeous standard poodle named Henry.
Lee French is president of NOCQUA Adventure gear, based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Lee was previously president and chief executive of Old Salem Museum and Gardens. Lee's wife, Margaret, is a wonderful chef; her food blog is therightrecipe.org.
Joe and Terry Graedon live in Durham, North Carolina. They are the creators of The People's Pharmacy® books, newspaper column and award-winning health talk show on public radio. Visit their website: peoplespharmacy.com. Joe is a pharmacologist and Terry is a medical anthropologist. Their son, David, is an audio engineer and their daughter, Alena, is a novelist living in New York City.
Rich and Jenny Schwartz live in Raleigh, North Carolina. Rich is an attorney at Schwartz and Shaw PLLC (schwartz-shaw.com) specializing in education law. He is president of the Foundation Board of the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching (NCCAT) and vice chairman of the North Carolina Council on the Holocaust. He also serves on the board of directors of The Public School Forum of NC. Jenny is an administrator and paralegal who specializes in business expansion and “across the board” savings ideas.
Will and Deni McIntyre are documentary filmmakers and photographers based in Henderson County in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina. They have traveled in upwards of eighty countries working for photo and film agencies, corporations, magazines, and non-profit organizations. Visit their website: macfoto.com.