Jon Underwood W. Jon Underwood holds a BA in Economics from U.C. Berkeley, Teaching & Remedial Degrees from RSCollege, and a ‘Green’ MBA in Sustainable Business from Marylhurst University. Jon is a former Derivatives Market Maker and Member of the Pacific Stock Exchange in SF, a former Waldorf Class teacher in Santa Rosa, former co-founder of Sol Vale Educational farm center on Whidbey Island, and a former co-founder and CEO of Locals Care in Santa Fe. He is currently an Associate Partner at Goodwyn Powell, and the Founder and CEO of Cloud Currencies.
Jon has a strong interest in Associative Economics, in local currencies, foodsheds and energy, localizing regional economies, community-wide rewards programs, and exploring new corporate governance structures to support the community. Jon and his wife Carrie live in Santa Cruz, CA, with their 19-year-old son Cole.