Paul DuFour
Design + engineering


Supporting organizations in transition from sustainability + justice theory to action.


get in touch
paulrdufour@gmail.com


he / him

The OR Foundation | Accra, Ghana | Jan 2020 - present
www.deadwhitemansclothes.org

Facilitating development of local textile recovery system as part of a multi-faceted, justice-led effort to address the secondhand clothing waste crisis in Accra, Ghana.


Field Day Family Farm | Louisville, Kentucky | Mar 2020 - present
www.fielddayfamilyfarm.us

Supporting Ivor Chodkowski in operation of local-scale CSA produce farm and leading restoration of farmhouse on Kentucky's oldest standing settler residence.


Precious Plastic | Eindhoven, The Netherlands | Oct 2018 - Nov 2019
www.preciousplastic.com

Supported development of open-source plastic recycling platform that shares tools, techniques, and knowledge needed for people across the globe to recycle plastic locally.


Earthworm Project | Louisville, Kentucky | Aug 2017 - Sep 2018
www.earthworm.online

Founded educational organization focused on cultivating behavior change through product development and hands-on material literacy workshops for people of all ages.


Procter & Gamble | Cincinnati, Ohio | Summer '15 + Fall '16
www.pg.com

Completed one design management and one R&D co-op rotation in Baby Care and Home Care businesses respectively. Led projects focused on assessing and inspiring P&G's sustainability strategy.

Design engineering notes and resources

Living record of resources I've found useful when learning how to make things real.