John Perkins, Economist/Author/Activist: As Consulting firm Chief Economist was advisor to World Bank, UN, Fortune 500 corporations, US and other governments. His nine books, including Confessions of an Economic Hit Man: over 70 weeks on New York Times bestseller list, published in 33 languages. He has lectured at 50+ universities; been featured on ABC, NBC, CNN, Time, New York Times, Elle, Der Spiegel, and others. Founder of nonprofits Dream Change and The Pachamama Alliance.
John learned about the power of using perceived reality to change objective reality from Amazon shamans in 1968-71 and has since used it to help individuals, corporations, universities and governments. His books have spent 73 weeks on NYT bestseller list and are in 33 languages.