Linda Appel Lipsius is the Executive Director of Denver Urban Gardens, one of the country’s largest community garden organizations, and Co-Founder of Teatulia Organic Teas. Since 2006 she’s been working with her partners in Bangladesh to bring premium, organic, direct-sourced teas & herbs to the United States. Lipsius has built a universally-respected brand known for doing things better. From the 3,000-acre regenerative tea garden itself to Teatulia’s stunningly sustainable packaging to a number of awards Teatulia has received for quality and using business as a force for good. Named Denver Chamber of Commerce’s Disruptor of the year, Specialty Food Association’s Leadership Award for Vision, one of Food & Wine/ Fortune’s 20 Most Innovative Women in Fortune’s of Denver Business Journal’s Outstanding Women in Business, and aJournal’s public speaker, she is a leading voice on topics ranging from entrepreneurship to sustainable business practices in the food & beverage industry.