Green Festival Speakers

Dirk Sampselle



Dirk Sampselle is Founder of B Revolution Consulting, a benefit corporation consulting firm which structures, funds, and markets B Corporations. Dirk is an expert in the benefit corporation legal entity and strategy for mission-driven enterprises. He is a former member of the B Lab public policy team, and is one of the three principal authors of the Benefit Corporation White Paper, the legislative memorandum that is used to educate legislators on the benefit corporation legal form and facilitate legislative adoption by the States. Presently, he is co-authoring two law review articles, each of which focus on legal strategy for social enterprises.

He is a Dean’s Scholar Juris Doctorate and MBA Candidate at Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA, where he will also receive a Certificate in Socially, Environmentally, and Ethically Responsible Business. Prior to attending graduate school, Dirk founded Citizens for Social Justice, a 501(c)3 which provides transitional housing and educational rehabilitation services to the homeless population of Gainesville, FL.