Tiffany Rose Naputi Lacsado is Founder and CEO of The Lei Company, an Oakland California based lei making worker owned cooperative. She is pursuing an Integral MBA in Creative Enterprise from Meridian University and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Change & Activism with an emphasis on Social Entrepreneurship from New College of California. She resides in Oakland, California with her partner Jonathan closeby and 3 children-Buhay, Shola Rita and Madison Eire; ages 5, 2 and 4 months. She has founded technology and agricultural micro-lending social enterprises internationally in Calapan City and Mansalay, Oriental Mindoro, Philippines. Her holding company the Tiffany Lacsado Companies also includes 2 other startups -The Rancho Las Lacsado Retreat Center in Yucca, Arizona and The Kula Exchange, a cooperatively (entity in formation) owned and operated company that aims to cultivate the business education methodologies, technological, and logistical solutions for artisans from island nations to increase their GDP by participating in the diaspora and global export art market.