Track A

Elevating the Stature of the Climate Change & Sustainability Occupations & Their Leaders

Trisha Bauman – CEO & Founder, TJBauman

Sarah Dehler – Communications & Sustainability Specialist, Siemens

Michael Drennan – Lead Auditor/Facilitator, Fides et Radio Consulting

Ann Erhardt – Chief Sustainability Officer for MSU Infrastructure Planning and Facilities, Michigan State University (Board Chair of AASHE)

Deb Friedel – Director of Sustainability, Delaware North Corp

Jonathan Koehn – Regional Sustainability Coordinator, City of Boulder (Colorado)

Diedre Schwartz – Director, Design + Sustainability, American Hotel Register

Track B

Integrating Climate Change & Sustainability into Other Occupations

Dean Alonistiotis – Chief of Staff, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

Joyce Coffee – Principal, Climate Resilience Consulting

Margaret Eaglin – Senior Epidemiologist, City of Chicago

Natalie Schneider Fausel – Former Climate Change & Sustainability Coordinator, Palm Beach County

James Goudreau – Head of Climate, Novartis

Hillery Kelly – Manager of Environmental Affairs, AstraZeneca

Katherine O’Neill – Associate Professor of Environmental Science, Roanoke College

Rosalinda Sanquiche – Owner, Well Written Consulting

David South – Senior Principal, Energy & Utilities Practice, West Monroe Partners

Scott Tew – Executive Director, Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability, Ingersoll Rand

Track C

Shaping the Market Demand for Climate Change & Sustainability Professionals & Practices

Dean Alonistiotis – Chief of Staff, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

Daniel Aronson – Founder, Valutus

Phil Clawson – Managing Director, CSR Lab

Natalie Schneider Fausel – Former Climate Change & Sustainability Coordinator, Palm Beach County

Catherine Hurley – Sustainability Program Manager, Argonne National Laboratory

Rich Miller – Director, Environmental Policy, UConn (Board Chair of AASHE)

Ronald Morrison – President, Sustainability North

Jessica Synkoski – Sustainability Associate Director, AstraZeneca

Emily Wasley – Director, Corporate Sustainability & Climate Resilience, The Cadmus Group

Irena Zubcevic – Chief, Office of Intergovernmental Support and Coordination for Sustainable Development, UN DESA, United Nations

Track D

Improving Decision- Support Resources & Tools

Kathia Benitez – Regional Director, Franklin Energy

Gavin Dillingham – Program Director, Clean Energy Policy, HARC

Korie Hickel – Manager, Environment, Social, and Governance, Coure Mining, LLC

David Herring – Chief, Climate Program Office, NOAA

Jessica Hitt – CAKE Program Manager & Lead Scientist, EcoAdapt

Christina O’Connell – Product Evangelist, Booksy

Andy Smith – Sr. Manager, Global Energy Management and Sustainability, Cisco Systems

Sally Ann Sims – Conservation & Climate Change Consultant

Kristen Taddonio – Senior Climate and Energy Advisor, Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development

Track E

Exploring Environmental Justice, Social Good & Public Awareness

Trisha Bauman – CEO & Founder, TJBauman

Chris Castro – Director of Sustainability & Resilience, City of Orlando

Michael Drennan – Lead Auditor/Facilitator, Fides et Radio Consulting

Margaret Eaglin – Senior Epidemiologist, City of Chicago

Lisa McNeilly – Director of Sustainability, City of Baltimore

Hillary Mizia – Founder & Principal, PriZm Sustainability

Sally Ann Sims – Conservation & Climate Change Consultant


Networking & Collaboration Activities

Daniel Aronson – Founder, Valutus

Dan Burger – Director, Coastal Services Division, S.C. Dept. of Health & Environmental Control

Pamela Cone – VP Global Social Responsibility, Milliman Co

Denise DeLuca – Director, Sustainable Design Program, Minneapolis College of Art and Design

James Goudreau – Head of Climate, Novartis

Catherine Hurley – Sustainability Program Manager, Argonne National Laboratory

Hillary Mizia – Founder & Principal, PriZm Sustainability

Doug Sabo – VP, Head of Corporate Responsibility &  Sustainability, Visa

Marsha Willard – Core Faculty, Presidio Graduate School

Student Involvement

Ellie Cotlar – Co-founder, Legacy Collection

Denise DeLuca – Director, Sustainable Design Program, Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Aoife Fahey – Adaptive Project Manager)

Ian Johnson – Sustainability Director, Colorado College

Bruce Klafter – VP, Corporate Social & Environmental Responsibility, Flex

Katherine O’Neill – Associate Professor of Environmental Science, Roanoke College

Dhruti Patel – Energy Manager, Brookfield Properties

Brian Prince – Vice President, Green Diamond Solutions

Off-Site Events

Sarah Cardona – Manager, Metropolitan Planning Council

Erin Cummings – Regional Coordinator, Mid-Atlantic, Great Lakes, Rockies & Heartland, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Amy Glawe – Manager of Technology, Winpak Portion Packaging, Inc.

Edith Makra – Director of Environmental Initiatives, Metropolitan Mayors Caucus

Zach Nagle – Chief Sustainability Officer, Czarnowski Display Service

Debbie Stone – Director of Sustainability, Cook County