Mark Nicolson
With/In Collaborative

Mark is dedicated to helping people live lives of purpose, connection, and social and environmental justice.

For the last 20 years, his focus has been developing and sharing collective practices for social and personal transformation. Now a founding member of the With/In Collaborative, he has worked with many visionary social change organizations, including Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE), the design and consulting firm IDEO, Desmond Tutu and his family foundation, as well as many equity-focused start-ups.

Mark has an MBA from Stanford University and an MA in classical literature from University of Oxford. Early in his career, he worked in investment banking. After the spiritual awakening that inspired his life and work philosophy, he became a partner in Alexander, the UK pioneer in executive coaching, then took a sabbatical at Esalen Institute to study and to manage the garden.