OLIVER M. GOSHEY
Oliver M. Goshey is an accomplished natural builder who has worked in eleven countries on six continents. After six years of working in the industrial building trades and as a maritime engineer, he apprenticed with the Cob Cottage Company, specializing in cob and earthen plasters and finishes. Abundant Edge is his culmination of years of passionate research, travel, and experimentation with earthen building materials and regenerative design techniques. Oliver is passionate about promoting healthy lifestyles that repair and advance ecosystems through symbiotic design and compassionate construction. Oliver is also the host of "The Abundant Edge" Podcast where he interviews leaders and change-makers in the worlds of permaculture, natural building, and regenerative living. Hear Oliver speak about the hidden side of natural building.
Emily Goshey came to the world of regenerative design and permaculture from an indirect path. Having dedicated her studies to Middle Eastern languages and religions, she is currently a PhD candidate in Religious Studies at Princeton University. She lives in Kuwait, where she enjoys exploring the possibilities for implementing permaculture design principles in the challenging desert environment and working with youth programs in her community. Emily is especially passionate about small-scale urban gardening and earthen plasters, and serves as the primary business administrator for the Abundant Edge.