Stuart H. Coleman
Hawaii Manager, Surfrider Foundation

Originally from Charleston, S.C., Stuart H. Coleman is a writer, teacher, surfer and environmental organizer. He is the author of Eddie Would Go and Fierce Heart (St. Martin’s Press) and a recipient of the Cades Award for Literature and the Excellence in Non-Fiction Award from the Hawaii Book Publishers Association.

Stuart has written articles for publications like Men's Journal,, Sierra Magazine, Hawaii Magazine, Spirituality & Health and others. He has received writing fellowships from the Mesa Refuge Program and the Norman Mailer Writers Colony and is working on a new book called The Fourth Wave: The Power of Nature and Personal Transformation.