Permaculture Design Instructor
Warren Brush is a global permaculture design consultant, educator, lecturer and storyteller. He has worked for over 25 years in sustainable systems design for communities, private and public organizations, households, small holder farms, and conservation properties worldwide. He is co-founder of Quail Springs Permaculture, Regenerative Earth Enterprises, Sustainable Vocations, Wilderness Youth Project, Casitas Valley Farm and Creamery and his Permaculture design company, True Nature Design.
He is a consultant for USAIDs TOPS (Technical, Operations, Performance Support) program where he trains technical field staff, for their African Food for Peace programs, in a Resilience Design Framework. He works extensively in North America, Africa, Middle East, Europe, and Australia. He has taught many courses including Permaculture Design Certification, Earthworks for Resiliency, Resilient Small Farm Design, Permaculture for International Development, Rainwater Harvesting Systems, Food Forestry, and a wide range of Origins Skills.
Warren has devoted many years to mentoring youth to inspire and equip them to live in a sustainable manner, with integrity and a hopeful perspective. His mentoring includes working with those who are former child soldiers, orphans, youth from troubled families and situations, as well as those from other varied and privileged backgrounds. Warren spends time with The Immersion at Wilderness Awareness School focusing on the importance of authentic connection to landscape, community, and peacemaking and is the lead certifying instructor for the Permaculture Design Curriculum.