Martin Ogle, Founder

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERABefore forming Entrepreneurial Earth, LLC, Martin Ogle worked for 27 years as Chief Naturalist for the Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority. Through this professional experience and his work as a citizen of Arlington, VA, Mr. Ogle developed many of the skills, programs and ideas that underlie E.E. LLC. Mr. Ogle was recognized by Arlington Public Schools, Arlington County, and other organizations for outstanding contributions to the community in areas of work he now offers through Entrepreneurial Earth. Mr. Ogle was also adept at bringing disparate parts of his community and profession together to advance sustainable living in creative, fun and successful ways. Mr. Ogle attained B.S. and M.S. degrees in Wildlife Science from Colorado State University and Virginia Tech, respectively. Mr. Ogle lives in Louisville, CO with his wife Lisa and twins, Cyrus and Linnea. (View: Testimonials)

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Martin Ogle has recently received the following awards and honors:

  • 2012 Arlington Green Patriot Award – presented for outstanding work in sustainability by George Mason University, Arlington Department of Environmental Services, Arlington Chamber of Commerce and Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment.
  • 2010 Krupsaw Award for Non-Traditional Teaching – for outstanding teaching in informal and non-academic settings. The annual award of the Washington Academy of Sciences
  • 2007 Green Innovation Award (best Green Organization) – Presented to Potomac Overlook Regional Park by the Virginia Sustainable Building Network.


Martin on Gaia Theory


Martin on Teaching Gaia Theory


Martin Ogle on Meaning of Gaia Theory