Principles & Values

🌬️ Air = Sustainability
  • Lead with compassion.

    • Be someone's aircover.

    • Have compassion for others and yourself.

    • Turn inner emotion into outward action.

  • Integrate wellness.

    • Recognize when to take a breather to avoid burnout and gain fresh perspectives.

    • Take care of yourself in order to take care of others and nurture the community.

    • Strive for a balanced and healthy mind, body, and spirit.

☀️Light = Community
  • Foster collaboration.

    • Create belonging by lighting the way.

    • Learn and build together. Help each other grow.

    • Prioritize people and relationships.

  • Remember to have fun.

    • Bring laughter and joy.

    • Be each other’s hype squad.

    • Cherish the experiences and relationships along the journey.

🌱 Nutrients = Growth Mindset
  • Have a bias to action.

    • Be a proactive problem solver.

    • Fail fast. Learn and grow by doing.

    • Take ownership and responsibility.

  • Stay curious.

    • Be willing to adapt, try new things, and take risks.

    • Seek diverse perspectives.

    • Listen and be open to different POVs.

🌡️ Temperature = Purpose
  • Be present.

    • Show up fully with passion and rigor.

    • Be prepared and ready for change.

    • Value your time and other people’s time.

  • Act with intention.

    • Align actions and decisions with our purpose—our why—for consistency and unity.

    • Gather meaningfully and with intention for positive outcomes

    • See the bigger picture and the details.

💧 Water = Integrity
  • Live authentically.

    • Be true to yourself and your beliefs.

    • Be genuine, real, and vulnerable.

    • Take off the mask.

  • Give trust.

    • Be clear, honest, and transparent.

    • Communicate mindfully—and with empathy—but fearlessly candidly to build trust.

    • Trust that people are coming from a good place.

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