We are a global movement of educators and change agents who believe that a flourishing, sustainable world begins with our students and schools.

Staff and Facilitators

Agile network of global systems thinking professionals

Board of Directors and Advisors

Supporting sustainability education to make the world better

Certified Practioners and Educators

A global team of educators

Board of Directors

Compass Education is generously supported by an international network of business leaders, school directors, educators and sustainability experts who provide guidance in all aspects of organizational development, professional quality and subject matter expertise. 

Compass Education owes our name and foundational tool to the visionary sustainability leader and systems thinker, Alan Atkisson and the work that he and his colleagues initiated, improved and continue to develop in the field of systems thinking. 

Alan AtKisson

Founding Innovator

Board of Directors

Robert Steele

Founder/President Board of Directors, Compass Facilitator

Teresa Tung

Leadership Empowerment Working Group Chair, Compass Facilitator

Kate O'Connell

Community & Partnerships Working Group Chair, Compass Facilitator


Scott Edwards

Compass Facilitator