Trudy Juriansz, is currently based in Australia. She currently serves as the Hon. President and Public Officer of GENOA Inc. Trudy also volunteers as a trainer and mentor to GENOA’s core staff (Operations Circle). She was formerly the GEN’s Networking and Outreach Director. She has worked throughout Asia and Oceania in education, community building, social enterprise, and land restoration, using tools such as sociocracy, non-violent communication, permaculture and analog forestry. She works closely with youth in NextGENOA.
Dhanushka Jayanetti (DJ) currently lives in Colombo, Sri Lanka. He currently serves as the Treasure, Office Manager, Regional Liaison of GENOA and a GEN Ambassador. Dhanushka is also the founder of One Earth Community and works as a permaculture practitioner and designer in Sri Lanka.
Thao Kin (Kin) is the Networking Coordinator of GENOA and a core member of NextGENOA. Kin is passionate about ecology and is on a long exciting quest of her life learning from and caring for Mother Earth. She used to work in non-governmental organizations in Vietnam specializing in organizing and facilitating training on environmental education. She is now focusing her love and energy on Deep Ecology education while doing facilitation work.
Luvian Iskandar (Indonesia/Taiwan) has just completed his studies when he joined GENOA as communications coordinator. Currently, he is living and working in an aspiring ecovillage community in Hualien, Taiwan. He feels that building bridges between radical ecovillage lifestyle and the mainstream lifestyle is one of the most relevant works today. He hopes to contribute to such a cause through his role as communications coordinator in GENOA.