CEO & Cofounder, Imlak’esh Organics
An avid permaculture practitioner, surfer, global traveler, and eco-social entrepreneur, Tucker co-founded Imlak’esh Organics in 2012. Imlak’esh Organics is a sustainable, intentional company that specializes in the import and distribution of superfoods ethically sourced from small-scale organic farmers around the world. In his previous roles, Tucker has run a small engine repair business, managed a 40 acre organic avocado, and was an elementary school teacher.
Tucker grew up amongst the wending intertidal waterways of Charleston, SC, but found his home amidst the sunshine and waves of the California coast. He graduated from UC Santa Barbara with a BA in Neotribal Studies; an interdisciplinary approach, asking and experiencing, What does it mean to be indigenous in the world today? He has lived amongst indigenous communities in Bali, New Zealand, Solomon Islands, amongst the Maya of Guatemala, and the Shipibo of the Peruvian Amazon. He’s driven by a passion to synergize the wisdom of ancient civilizations with modern humanity to foster a healthy, thriving Earth.