SOMO VIllage

WHAT IS SOMO VILLAGE? SOMO Village is an internationally recognized and award winning 175-acre redevelopment in southern Sonoma County in the City of Rohnert Park, California. THE SOMO DIFFERENCE A healthy, happy, high quality live-work community in one of the most beautiful places in the World. The community is being developed consistent with One Planet … Read more

JoAnn Moser

Started with Goodwill Industries of the Redwood Empire in September of 2014 as the Community Donation Manager and shortly after promoted to the Director of Operations. JoAnn is driven and passionate about making the world a cleaner place for future generations. Goodwill Industries of the Redwood EmpireDirector of Operations

Brad Baker

Mr. Brad Baker currently serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SOMO Living LLC. SOMO is an investment holding company with investments in commercial real estate, technology and lifestyle companies, clean energy and develops deeply sustainable mixed-use communities. Brad is the visionary behind SOMO Village, an internationally recognized, deeply sustainable, mixed- use community … Read more

Kevin Drew

Kevin Drew is the Senior Residential & Special Projects Zero Waste Coordinator, San Francisco Department of Environment. Kevin has been involved in coordinating recycling, reuse and composting in SF since the 1980’s. The City of San Francisco set a goal in 2003 of getting to Zero Waste by 2020, this means no material to landfill … Read more

Dan Noble

Dan Noble is Executive Director of the Association of Compost Producers (ACP) since 2002, and has over 25 years of environmental market research, publishing and strategic consulting experience. ACP is a non-profit association of public and private organizations dedicated to increasing the quality, value and amount of compost being used in California. They do this … Read more

Leslie Lukacs

Leslie Lukacs is a sustainable materials management specialist at SCS Engineers and has over 18 years experience providing sound environmental and zero waste consulting services for the private and public sectors. Leslie serves on the Board of Directors of the Zero Waste International Alliance and is an advisor to Zero Waste USA and California Resource … Read more

Jake Mackenzie

Jake Mackenzie has served over 20 years on the Rohnert Park City Council and has been Mayor five times. He chairs and serves on regional water, transportation, open space, sustainable growth and climate protection bodies. City of Rohnert ParkMayor

Craig Litwin

A seasoned political consultant and cannabis activist since 1994, Craig brings over 20 years of experience in the field. A top signature-gatherer for Proposition 215, Craig went on to become a Sebastopol councilman and mayor, co-authoring one of the nation’s first dispensary ordinances. He also helped launch Solar Sebastopol, which has since evolved into Solar … Read more

U.S. Green Building Council

U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is committed to transforming the way our buildings are designed, constructed and operated through LEED — the top third-party verification system for sustainable structures around the world. http://www.usgbc.orgEvery day USGBC is helping advance spaces that are better for the environment and healthier for us to live, work and play … Read more

Sonoma Compost

Our soil products are used by the North Bay’s most prestigious grape growers, organic farmers, backyard gardeners and professional landscapers. http://www.sonomacompost.com/Sonoma Compost Company produces certified organic compost and mulches from 100% recycled organics.