John E. Connell is a Masters in Environmental Studies candidate at York University. He is also pursuing the graduate diploma in Business & Sustainability at Schulich School of Business. John studies social/sustainability-driven enterprises in order to better understand how sustainability-driven entrepreneurs can create better environmental and social conditions through business/hybrid organizations. John has previously worked in collaborative sector projects as a Program Director with the Government of New Brunswick and holds a BPhil in Interdisciplinary Leadership Studies from the University of New Brunswick