- Occupation: Ecological Designer/Author/Lecturer
- Jim Bell is recognized internationally as an expert on sustainable development. To read/print my free new book . http://www.jimbell.com, Jim's New Book
- His projects include the San Diego Center for Appropriate Technology, Ecoparque, and Ocean Beach People's Food Coops. green store.
- Consultant: Otay Ranch Joint Planning Project, East Lake Development Company, Terra Vista Management, 40 years experience in design and construction.
- Major lectures: AIA Cal. Con., Society for International Development - World Conference, U. of Oregon's 1st "Visions for a Sustainable Future Con.
- Often interview, TV, radio, written press, guest on NPRs "Talk of the Nation.
- Honors: Society - Energy Engineers Env. Professional of Year - SW States, Beyond War & S. D. Water Conservation Award, Mayor's Env. Taskforce.