About us

The Corcovado Project is in its second year, known as V2. Created by Dave Erasmus, the project began as a personal journey and has expanded and evolved into an international hamlet and community of contributors and creators.

The team

Dave Erasmus

Dave Erasmus

Founder

Dave is an International speaker, he has exited three businesses, one of which is Givey. With four TEDx Talks and two spoken word EPs. He also posts weekly on his Youtube channel with 70,000 subscribers and over 2 million views.

Naomi Robinson

Naomi Robinson

Communications and researcher

Naomi is a social researcher, writer, and digital media enthusiast. She has an eclectic array of university degrees including arts, psychology, anthropology, ethnography, and human-computer interaction.

Trae Candelario

Trae Candelario

Admin and branding

Trae supports Dave and manages youtube engagement, community responses to offers within the videos and brand interest in partnering with the project. She has experience in various fields including accounting, agriculture, university lecturing, and non-profit work. Devoted lover of Chuck Palahniuk novels, bath and body products, and cheesecake.

Vicky Hunter

Vicky Hunter

Events Manager

Vicky is an events and community enthusiast. Her love of shared experiences, food and travel resulted in her founding Little Red to run and promote activity based getaways that help people to connect through mutual interests, in inspiring environments.

Josh Price

Projects

Holly Petersen

Holly Petersen

Community facilitator

Holly has facilitated a number of grassroots movements, including being manager of SPEAK – an international social justice network for young adults. She has a degree in biology, a Masters in both psychology and LI cognitive behavioural therapy and has been a practitioner supporting people with mental health difficulties in the NHS for the last few years.

Working groups

Our remaining team and contributors are split into work groups, each represented by a part of Corcovado. To see more, join one of the Slack groups related to the project, or the CorcoCreators Facebook group.

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