Giles Mitchell is an award winning industrial designer from the UK. He is listed as an inventor in over 10 registered patents and is credited as the designer in 7 Red Dot Design Awards and 6 IF Design Awards. He writes for Plant Based News.
Aryenish Birdie is the executive director of Encompass, which she founded after witnessing firsthand the urgent need for a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive animal protection movement.
Karin Brulliard is a Washington Post reporter and editor for Animalia, where she covers animals, people, and how their lives intersect. She was previously The Washington Post’s deputy foreign editor.
Bioethicist Jessica Pierce, Ph.D., is the author of ten books, the most recent of which is Unleashing Your Dog: A Field Guide to Giving Your Canine Companion the Best Possible Life. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Virginia and currently teaches at the University of Colorado.
Marc Bekoff is professor emeritus of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Colorado, Boulder, a Fellow of the Animal Behavior Society, and a past Guggenheim Fellow. He is the author, co-author, or editor of at least 30 books translated into 21 languages.