William Godfrey is the President of Environic Foundation International (EFI), a 501 (c) (3) non-profit research and education foundation specializing in the development and delivery of integrated social, economic and environmental sustainability education that engages all stakeholders. He has developed such programs in the United States and Africa. Godfrey is currently an adjunct faculty member at the Center for Environmental Studies and the Center for Corporate Education at Virginia Commonwealth University, Vice Chair of the U.S. Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development, and a member of the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development Education Caucus.
Prior to EFI, Godfrey was a senior architect with the global design firm LEO A. DALY, where he was responsible for plans and designs for sustainable coastal ecosystems, buildings, and new cities in the United States, the Middle East, Pacific Islands and China. His work has received international and national awards for educational program development, architecture, engineering, and planning from the United Nations Environment Programme, the African Association of Universities, the South African Development Commission, the United Nations University, the American Institute of Architects, the American Council of Civil Engineers, and the United States Department of Defense.