Erik Norell

Erik Norell currently works at Armonia LLC, a family office that seeks to expand regenerative agriculture and sustainable food food production. Erik focuses on the grassfed beef sector and was a co-author of a recent market report entitled "Back to Grass: The Market Potential for US Grassfed Beef" that was launched in April in partnership with the Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture. In May 2016, Erik completed an MBA and Master of Environmental Management at Yale University, where he studied conservation finance, agriculture, and forestry. During this time he also worked for Vassar College's sustainability office as part of the Environmental Defense Fund Climate Corps program and for Ashoka: Innovators for the Public on an affordable housing project. Prior to Yale, Erik conducted economics research for the Defense Intelligence Agency and served for six years as an intelligence officer in the U.S. Army. He also holds an M.A. in religious studies from Duke University and a B.A. in economics from the University of Virginia. (Greenwich, CT)