Mark served three terms as president of the Malibu Association of Contractors and on behalf of this association he received the prestigious Malibu Dolphin award for outstanding achievement and goodwill for the community. As president, he and the Association built 18 charity projects, from new school parks and theaters to new classrooms. Mark is also the recipient of the Certificate of Congressional Recognition for outstanding and invaluable service to the community from the United States Congress, as well as numerous awards and recognition from the state of California.
Mark has also served as Director of the Malibu Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of Government Affairs at the City of Malibu, a Member of the Malibu City Business Round table and a Member of the City of Malibu Sustainable Building Committee.
Driven by the growing environmental push in the 2000s, David and his wife started a company that manufactured and marketed all-natural products. Besides achieving national and international distribution, their products were used exclusively in a sustainable off-the-grid community in Taos, New Mexico where he gained first-hand expertise in sustainable energy and water systems. David’s interest was piqued and he continued to study sustainable living systems.
While back in school part-time for his MBA in Marketing, he met RainCatcher’s founder was captivated by how simple, effective and sustainable rainwater harvesting can be and the significant impact that can be made in the lives of many. His appreciation for the RainCatcher mission and his love of energy and water systems led him to get involved. With the RainCatcher team, he helps combine the ancient art of rainwater harvesting with today’s technology, providing sustainable, affordable sources of clean drinking water to people in need.
Darin works with some of the world’s top environmental and health scientists, including United Nation advisors and NASA engineers . Over the last 5 years he has been involved in Atmospheric Water Generation, which provides clean drinking water by pulling water directly from the air’s humidity. As with most of his projects, Darin has been active in the entire development of Atmospheric Water Generation, from the redesigning of the technology in real-world applications, to the manufacturing and selling of the final product.
Darin is part of a massively connected, cohesive environmental network, whose membership ranges from the most remote indigenous farmers to the most acclaimed, international environmental experts. Darin’s strength as a member of the environmental community is his ability to provoke conscious thought and active solutions for environmental and health concerns worldwide. Darin believes that by disseminating information on how to catch and harvest clean water, we can make a vital improvement in the quality of life for people across the planet.
Lisa holds a Master of Science from the London School of Economics and a Master of Arts from the University of Southern California.
A passionate advocate for humanitarian causes, Lisa and her husband Anthony traveled to Uganda in 2012 with RainCatcher.
With extensive experience as a businessman and athlete, combined with an artistic sensibility, Nicola has a unique skill set, communication style, and perspective. He understands where his clients are coming from, where it’s possible for them to go, and how to get there.
Mentored by preeminent U.S. coaches, Nicola’s credentials include an M.A. in Spiritual Psychology from the University of Santa Monica, advanced professional coaching certification with Steve Chandler (USM), and extensive NLP training. Nicola is committed to ongoing professional development and collaboration.
Nicola is co-owner of Albini & Pitigliani-Alpi USA, an international freight forwarding company with offices worldwide, and has run the LA office for the past 8 years. He holds a law degree, has completed an Ironman and dozens of triathlons, was an amateur club golf champion, is a former President of the Young Entrepreneur’s Association (Prato, Tuscany, Italy), and past board member of several Italian corporations.