Vince SmithDateline: The natural living community and marketplace
Vincent Smith, Co-owner of Silent Springs, author of The Organic Times Blog & professor of Environmental Studies and Sociology at Southern Oregon University. Vince sees Silent Springs & The Organic Times Blog as a way to help others learn more about and enjoy the benefits of a healthy and more sustainable lifestyle. Vincent earned a bachelors degree in biology from his home state of Missouri, his Masters in Environmental Science from Oregon State University, and his Ph.D. in Environmental Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He now teaches at Southern Oregon University and conducts research on coupled human-natural systems. Vincent is responsible for many of the business aspects of Silent Springs as well as responsible for the research and resources offered on the site. When not teaching or running a business, Vincent enjoys spending time with family, gardening, and just being outdoors.