Our ambassadors are each unique—chefs, farmers, activists, fashion icons, outdoor enthusiasts and storytellers—but they all have one thing in common.

They believe in the power of regenerative organic agriculture to heal people and the planet. The Rodale Institute Ambassador Network brings together diverse individuals on a journey to fix our broken food system and empowers them to bring these conversations to their industry and followers.

After all, everybody eats, and we all have 3 opportunities a day to make the world a better place.

Our current ambassadors include:

Kristyn Emmer

Health Coach


Amy Ippoliti

Yoga Teacher, Author & Earth Conservationist


Johnie Gall

Storyteller & Environmentalist


Lakisha May

Concerned Eater, Actor & Producer


Erik Oberholtzer

Chef, Social Entrepreneur & Food Activist

Acadia Tucker

Author, Farmer, Climate Activist


Alex Yoder

Professional Snowboarder, Filmmaker, Environmental Activist

Marci Zaroff

ECOlifestyle Pioneer, Founder/CEO ECOfashion Corp

marcizaroff.com  │  ecofashioncorp.com

We’re honored to work in partnership with our ambassadors, and we encourage you to give them a follow!

Raise Your Voice for Regenerative Organic Agriculture

Interested in becoming a Rodale Institute Ambassador?

We're looking for leaders in the health & wellness, food, environment & sustainability, fashion, family and other spaces who want to learn more about the role regenerative organic agriculture can play in fixing global issues like climate change, food insecurity, poor human health, and more. If you’re interested in learning more about our Ambassador Network, please submit the form below, and a Rodale Institute team member will be in touch with you soon.

Accepted ambassadors receive:

A welcome toolkit with shareable content

An invitation to our annual ambassador event at the farm

Listed on our website as a Rodale Institute Ambassador

Monthly e-newsletters with content exclusive to our Ambassador program

Early access to research

Exclusive opportunities for interviews with our scientists and farmers

Discounted or free access to our events and webinars

Other surprises along the way!

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