Nicole Betancourt

Founder and CEO, Parent Earth

Nicole Betancourt, Founder and CEO of Parent Earth, Inc. and Executive Director of the Parent Earth Foundation, has over 17 years experience in media production and distribution. She has won an Emmy for an HBO documentary, led a web-based media organization as Executive Director and is a Kellogg Food and Society Policy Fellow and a Donella Meadows Fellow. Her work has been praised in the New York Times, USA Today, and Variety, by the Oprah Winfrey Show and at film festivals from Minsk to Taipei. Her co-founding partner at Parent Earth is Sarah Schenck. Nicole lives in NYC with her husband and two young girls who inspire her daily.