Karen van Vuuren, Co-founder and Managing PartnerSeth Viddal, Managing Partner
Karen van Vuuren has taught and supported natural death care for more than twenty years. In 2003, she founded the end-of-life educational non-profit organization, Natural Transitions and is co-founder of the National Home Funeral Alliance. She has worked in both elder care and hospice, and is also an award-winning documentary filmmaker of Dying Wish (stopping eating and drinking at end-stage illness) and Go in Peace (care of veterans with PTSD at end of life).Seth started with The Natural Funeral as an intern as part of his studies at Naropa University. He added so much talent, enthusiasm, and over-all problem solving to so many aspects of the business that we wanted to make him our partner. Our clients tend to embrace his integrity and willingness to be present during their most difficult moments. His greatest gift is his uncanny ability to make each situation better than how it was before he arrived.
Madi Larson, Holistic Funeral CoordinatorDaniel Ziskin, PhD, Chief Financial Officer, Director of Finance and Technology
Madi joined The Natural Funeral team in January after moving to Colorado from Montana. She is passionate about empowering families with meaningful and environmentally friendly options surrounding death. She brings enthusiasm, compassion, and a gift for organizational management to the table. In addition to her work at The Natural Funeral, Madi is in the process of completing a degree in Mortuary Science, and is excited to use her degree to be a catalyst for change in the funeral industry.Daniel Ziskin is an Earth scientist, working for NASA, NOAA and currently NCAR. Although his professional specialty is data management of satellite observations, his life-long passion has been as an environmentalist. His expertise makes him a valuable member of The Natural Funeral team. Daniel is responsible for finance and technology.
Vicki Viddal, Human Resources and Family Support Specialist 
Vicki brings her experience as mother, teacher, manager and friend to The Natural Funeral. She lets her heart lead when she serves families. When she isn’t working with The Natural Funeral, Vicki raises goats and chickens, tends her beautiful garden, and volunteers at her favorite local farms and schools. She is the proud mother of four spectacularly diverse children – Brittney, Jeremy, Ragen and Shepherd.