About the Founder
Daisy Carlson Loves California Native plants and couldn't stop photographing and studying them so she started Root For Peace. Carlson has over 20 years of design service experience. Her work employs a full spectrum of values. These values support your bottom line, your employees and the planet. Your return on investment with this type of consulting can increase your profitability significantly while leaving a legacy you can be proud of. 

Business Strategies for Environmental Sustainability
           SLOAN Executive Program – Stanford Graduate School of Business 
Stanford Executive Program for Nonprofit Leaders
           Stanford Center for Social Innovation SLOAN Executive Program 
Stanford Continuing Education:
           A Practical Guide to Creating a Sustainable Energy System Sally M. Benson GCEP executive Director  
           Coping with Climate Change - Life After Copenhagen  Terry Root &  Steven Schnieder – Stanford Woods Institute 
           Sustainable Design  Mark Martin Design4X 
           Start Up - Understanding Venture Capital  Douglas E. Kelly, Alloy Ventures 
           Clean Tech Entrepreneurship 
Andres Wydler BPL
Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting – Certificate, UC Berkeley Extension 2009
Climate Change and Law AB32
Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting
Greening Your Supply Chain and Life-cycle Management
Introduction to Sustainability Management
Sustainability Leadership Strategies and Paradigms
Environmental Management
International Relations and Italian ( Fluent ) 1990  Universita Per Stranieri di Perugia
Bachlors in Fine Art and Art History  University of Vermont

Curatorial Work
Exploding The Codex Traveling group show of non-traditional book forms from the collection of Mary Austin. 40 artists 40 book structures.

From Here to Eternity Group show of artists using beach plastic to create art and statement. 

Recent and Current Volunteer Work :
Parks Conservancy
              Native Plant Nursery – Rodeo Beach
              Companion project and
National Parks Service
              Visitors Center and Point Bonita Light House Interpreter
              Completed interpreters training, first aid and CPR.
Marine Mammal Center Washed Ashore  – Merchandising, Event Planning and Promotion.
142 Throckmorton Theater Gallery –  Guest curator, conception, site development & show promotion. Spring 2011
San Francisco Carbon Collaborative – Founding Initiative Planning
San Francisco Center For the Book  Board Member 
Cas Gidley Marina  – Fundraising Consultant