8 Billion Trees

Editorial Team

Co-Founder—Jon Chambers

Jon is an avid conservationist and has a passion for nature and the environment. He founded 8 Billion Trees in November, 2018. Driven by the current environmental and ecological crisis, they came together to create something with the potential to affect real, powerful change and reverse the accelerating destruction of forests and animal habitats.


Content Director—Georgette Kilgore


Georgette is an exercise enthusiast and ardent hiker, who loves the forest. She lives with her family a stone’s throw away from a National Park and spends most of her free time enjoying the outdoors. In addition to having over a decade of writing and editing experience, she holds business administration and computer science degrees.