Owen Hablutzel is a Holistic Management educator and sits on the Board of Directors for Permaculture Research Institute. His focus in Holistic Management, Permaculture, and educating farmers on those practices.
Owen is a consultant, educator, and group-facilitator performing international work with a range of clientele to radically amplify practical whole systems design, thinking, and management for increasing land health, at multiple scales.
Having lived and worked in Africa, Australia, and much of the western United States, Owen brings a wide array of experiences and training to his work with broad-acre and regional systems. This work continues to integrate Keyline, Permaculture, and Holistic Management applications with a wider spectrum of practical, leading-edge solutions capable of slowing and reversing the current global social-ecological crisis. Whether with farms, ranches, classrooms, non-profits, NGOs, government agencies/ministries, or other land managing entities, the core work remains empowering people and communities to create robust land health, adaptive capacity, and resilience through stewardship.
Owen is a Certified Educator with Holistic Management International, holds a Masters in Eastern Philosophy (the original systems thinking & ‘science of the whole’) from St. John’s College in New Mexico, and serves passionately on the Board of Directors of the Permaculture Research Institute, USA.