There are extraordinary visionary leaders in all Sectors of human endeavor and more emerging all the time. The following is not meant to be in any way a comprehensive list. It simply represents some of the individuals who were influential in Foster Gamble’s journey to learn what is now revealed in THRIVE. 

As we say in the movie, the people in THRIVE do not necessarily agree with the themes, statements, claims or conclusions presented in the film or website, nor does their inclusion imply our full agreement with all of their views. The people interviewed have each contributed in some deep way to our understanding and we are grateful to them all.


Pioneer of Socially Responsible Investment and shareholder activism.
Founder of the World Business Academy, modeling integrity and compassion in commerce.
Former Assistant Secretary of HUD, exposing the government’s fraudulent accounting practices and promoting decentralized economies.
Individual rights advocate and expert on the deception of the Federal Reserve.
Leading entrepreneur bridging the gap between business and ecology.
Creator of alternative economic indicators that include the quality of life. 
Proponent of the “Just Third Way,” using capital credit to decentralize wealth – an intriguing strategy to consider for Phase 1 Solutions.
Economist, former insider-turned-whistleblower, author of Confessions of an Economic Hitman.
Director of documentary films exposing the corrupt banking system.

Award winning teacher who documented the corporate agenda for compulsory schooling.

Ecologist and educator for non-violence and reverence for nature.
Environmental justice activist and leader against the corporate takeover of water and seed.


Physician, author, illuminating the role of consciousness in health and well-being.
Psychiatrist pioneering mind-body medicine and the role of imagery in healing.
Food and environmental expert exploring the secrets of healthy longevity.


Community organizer and peace activist in Watts, Los Angeles, California.
Proponent of Green Jobs and leading voice for urban social justice.
Native American leader in the work of wellness, sustainability and Indigenous rights.
Young visionary leader and co-founder of Youth for Environmental Sanity (YES!).
Former executive director of Amnesty International and human rights activist.
Social justice lawyer and investigator of illegal government and corporate operations.

Investigative journalist and host of independent news program, Democracy Now!
Founder and President of the independent and internationally-oriented, Link TV.

Founder and Chief Instructor of Aikido West.
Therapists, authors and specialists in co-creative relationship.
Creator of Aikido - the first non-violent martial art.

Physicist, physician and visionary inventor of revolutionary technologies.
Cosmologist, geometer, ancient culture researcher and new energy inventor.
Artist, inventor, scientist, who accurately predicted two new atomic elements.
Evolutionary biologist and expert on healthy living systems in nature.
Healer, Geometer modeling nature’s blueprint for the material world.
Inventor, discoverer of A/C current and radiant energy.

Spiritual teacher and founder of the Center for Transformative Change.

Futurist, media expert, sustainability advocate and author of  “The Living Universe.”
Professor of Philosophy, author and deep dialogue facilitator.
Futurist, author, lecturer and visionary in the field of conscious evolution.
Aikido instructor and practitioner of the spiritual path of Kototama.

Follow the Money

Global Domination Agenda
Author, activist and lecturer exposing the global domination agenda.
Photo by Eric McNatt.
Radio host, investigative reporter, filmmaker exposing the global domination agenda.

Fundamental Pattern
Near death survivor, author and education innovator applying “the Pattern.”
Comprehensivist author of Synergetics, Inventor of the Geodesic dome.
Cosmologist, inventor of the helicopter and author of the metaparadigm, “The Theory of Process.”   

Ancient Cultures

New Energy Technology
Scientist and inventor of new energy technologies.

Founder of ECETI, Enlightened Contact with Extraterrestrial Intelligence.
Director of the Disclosure Project, documenting extensive military and government contact with UFO's.
Physics and astronomy professor and ET researcher.

Independent Researcher, author.
Visionary, activist and pioneer of non-violent civil disobedience.
Philosopher, economist, elucidating the logic and efficacy of universal freedom.
Voluntaryist philosopher, author and podcaster.