Dan MacCombie is a social entrepreneur with a passion for creating new pathways and models for connecting individuals, communities, livelihoods, food, and ecosystems. After graduating from Brown in 2008, Dan and his co-founder moved to Ecuador to found the Amazonian tea company and social enterprise, Runa, which supports farmers’ livelihoods and reforestation, and was acquired by Vita Coco in 2018. Since 2016, Dan has been Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Dev Equity, a social investment fund focused on food + urban development in Latin America. He also advises or serves on the board of a number of food & beverage companies, and is an experienced coach and facilitator who works with groups and individuals looking to better understand themselves, and how they connect to others, work, and lead. Dan loves to hike, bike, ski, scuba dive, plant and nurture his garden, do photography, and cook tasty things.