Carter Phipps is an author, journalist, speaker, leader, and consultant. His work has focused on understanding the nature of both individual and cultural development. With his writings, dialogues, an interviews, he has been a contributor to the emerging “integral” or “evolutionary” cultural movement which combines the insights of Integral Philosophy, evolutionary science, developmental psychology, and the social sciences. He is the co-founder of the Institute for Cultural Evolution
, a non-profit social policy institute, whose mission is to bring new insights on the evolution of culture to the arena of politics and social policy. Phipps is an integrative thinker and his areas of interest and expertise range from business and politics to philosophy and mysticism to science and technology. As executive editor of What Is Enlightenment?
magazine from 2005-2010, he played a key role in making important new thinking on consciousness and culture accessible to a wide audience.