John Paul Learn is a plant breeder and the founder of a perennial edible plant nursery, Mandala Farm (www.mandala.farm). He has a background in farm to table cuisine, special events chefing and catering, Ayurveda, and holistic health. He is a consultant and educator on the topics of food, land, agriculture, farm, and Permaculture design.
John Paul is dedicated to the intention of creating positive change for the environmental and personal individual health of communities. He aims for social impact investment and his mantra is to operate under a triple-bottom line. Firstly, the business must have a positive environmental footprint. Secondly, it must provide health and well-being to all people involved. Thirdly, it must facilitate a positive impact in financial and social equality. To this day, he strives to bring resilience, health, opportunity, and prosperity to the communities he engages.