Name: Cate Johnson
Organization: Arbor Revolutions
Heart-centered Cate believes we are all connected. An innovation champion and design thinking enthusiast, she helps global leaders solve challenges at organizations like: United Way Worldwide, the NFL, and NASA. Cate helped launch a social enterprise ecolodge company in West Africa, has taught design thinking for Summerfuel at Yale, and collaborated with MIT to cocreate the first International Development Design Summit in SE Asia. Today Cate serves on the SXSW Pitch Advisory Board and recently co-launched INVENTURE$, the largest international conference on technology and innovation in Alberta, Canada. She is the founder of Arbor Revolutions, an innovation consultancy built with empathy and grounded in nature that inspires creativity, courage, and connection. When not in front of a screen or whiteboard you can find Cate adventuring through forests, summiting mountains, and riding racehorses.