If you are looking for a Permaculture Design Consultant or looking to get educated on what Permaculture is all about and how to apply it in your life, you have come to the right place! Responsible Growth does both consultancy work and educational workshops. We are also involved in organizing local Permaculture groups that can share the knowledge that they collectively have with in each group and among the various groups. Please read on to find out more about our consultancy, education, and our desire to become a world class Permaculture Research Institute.
Michael Stewart, our resident Permaculture Designer and primary workshop coordinator, has four years of teaching experience for non-profits in everything from morality and ethics to history and application of historic lessons. He studied under world class Permaculture Guru Geoff Lawton to receive his Permculture Design Certificate. He is highly invested in the future of this planet and the future of his four sons. Consequently he wants to preserve the natural beauty and resources of this world. He is currently working toward a Masters Degree in Environmental Engineering and hopes to marry that with Permaculture in developing aid work throughout the world
Melissa is our resident Aromatherapist. She has been helping others understand the benefits of natural remedies for several years and recently finished her certification. She received her Masters degree in Teaching English as a Second Language from Utah State.