CEO, Food Revolution Network
Ocean’s speaking engagements have included (among many others) plenary presentations for The Truth About Cancer LIVE, Remedy Atlanta, Bioneers, Social Venture Network, Ecological Farming Conference, Peacemaking: The Power of Nonviolence (with HH The Dalai Llama and other Nobel laureates), Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS), Green Festival, Windstar Foundation, Aveda Congress, Cell Tech Distributor’s Celebration (four years in a row), and more than 400 school assemblies and college programs. His commencement addresses have included for Chapman University and the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology / Sofia University.
Ocean has been interviewed on more than 70 local and national radio and TV programs and in another 50 newspapers and magazines including feature stories in Time, The Washington Post, Audubon, and The New York Times Magazine.
He has served on the Board of Directors for Friends Of the Earth, Creating Our Future, EarthSave International, and is a founding member of The Turning Tide Coalition, co-founder of the Leveraging Privilege for Social Change program, founding co-convenor of Leverage Alliance, and served on the steering committee for the Global Philanthropy Forum. He is a graduate of Joanna Macy’s “Work That Reconnects” facilitation intensive, has facilitated with Be Present, and is a certified facilitator of Essential Peacemaking. He serves on the adjunct faculty for Chapman University.