Co-ops and Communities

Most of Sean’s work revolves around a simple over arching concept: Community as a “Theory for Change.”  Through his lived experience and his years as an active member of the Board of Directors of the Common Fire Foundation, Sean has had a enormous privilege of working with visionary groups across the country who are striving to create living models of radically just human living.

“Common Fire addresses both the concrete, physical need for viable alternative economic practices, as well as our deep, spiritual need for cultural transformation and healing. Common Fire engages community as a theory of change.  We hold that community – the web of human interaction and exchange that sustains and nourishes us – is foundational to humans thriving and harmoniously participating in the ecosystems of which we are a part”