Security & Sustainability Forum

Panel Members

Adam Cohen Adam Cohen
President and CEO
Associated Universities, Inc.
Adam Gushari Adam Gushari
Co-founder, AquaVitas
Adhir Kackar Adhir Kackar
Senior Policy Analyst
US EPA, Smart Growth Program
Adina Adina Torberntsson
Procurement Analyst
General Services Administration's (GSA) Office of Governmentwide Policy.
Adrienne Greve Adrienne Greve,
Assistant Professor of City and Regional Planning at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Agha Iqbal Ali Agha Iqbal Ali, Ph.D.
Professor of Management Science and Operations Management
University of Massachusettes, Amherst, School of Management
Andrea Glass Andrea Glass
Interim Assistant Chief over Community Risk Reduction,Tempe Fire Medical Rescue Department
Andrea Mogni Andrea Mogni
former European External Action Service Senior Policy Officer for the European Commission.
Andrew Maynard Andrew Maynard
Interim Assistant Chief over Community Risk Reduction,Tempe Fire Medical Rescue Department
Alan Hecht Alan Hecht, Ph.D.
Director of Sustainable Development
US EPA, Office of Research and Development
Allan Kelly Alan Kelly, Ph.D.
Dean Emeritus
University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Pathology
Alan Liss Alan Liss
GXP farma, LLC,
Honorable, Alex Beehler Honorable Alex Beehler
Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy & Environment
Alex Wilson Alex Wilson
BuildingGreen Inc. and Resilient Design
Alberto Bozzi Alberto Bozzi
Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer at Xylem Inc.
Alexandros Washburn Alexandros Washburn
Industry Professor and Founding Director Center for Coastal Resilience and Urban Xcellence (CRUX)
Alice Hill Alice Hill
Research Fellow
Hoover Institution
Alfredo Caro Alfredo Caro
GW Research Professor
Alice Hill Abigail Abrash Walton, PhD
Co-Director, Antioch’s Center for Climate Preparedness and Community Resilience
Andrew Teras
Senior Vice President & Senior Research Analyst, Breckinridge
Angele Kedaitiene
Secretary General
Club Climate Europe
Alice Madden
Executive Director
Getches Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources, Energy & the Environment at Colorado Law School
Alistair Woodward, Ph.D.
Head of the School of Population Health University of Auckland
Allison Garland
Program Associate, Comparative Urban Studies Project
Woodrow Wilson Center
Alon Abramson
Program Manager
Philadelphia Energy Authority
Amory Lovins
Co-Founder, Chief Scientist, and Chairman Emeritus of Rocky Mountain Institute
Amanda Kolson Hurley
Amy Marasco Newton
Founder and President
Nature Generation
Amy Shertleff Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations
Amy Vanderwarker
California Environmental Justice Alliance
Andrew Stoeckle
Vice President, Environment & Resources
Abt Associates
Andy Marsh
Plug Power
Ana Gallego Executive Director of Health Systems Planning and Policy
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Andy Clarke
League of American Bicyclists
Andy Revkin
Senior Reporter
Sir Andy Haines, MD
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Ann Lion, Dr.PH
Project Director
Abt Associates
Anthony (Tony) Agotha
Senior Diplomatic Advisor
Executive Vice President of the European Green Deal
Anthony Hobley
Carbon Tracker Initiative
Chief Executive Officer
Anthony Nunez
CEO, INF Robotics
Anne Lewis
America’s Waterways
Arlin Wasserman
Managing Director
Changing Tastes
Arden Steiner
Director, Manager
Affordable Fuels
Arianne Cease
Senior Sustainability Scientist
Arizona State University
Ashley Ellixson
Executive VP of Legal and Risk Management
United Dairymen of Arizona
Ashura Lewis
Communications Manager
One Voice
Austin Alexander
Vice President,
Sustainability and Social Impact at Xylem Inc.
Dr. Austin Brown
Executive Director
UC Davis Policy Institute for Energy,the Environment, and the Economy
Ayana Elizabeth Johnson
Marine Biologist, Policy expert, and Conservation Strategist
Ocean Collectiv
W. Banks Baker
Animal Welfare and Agriculture: Supply Chain Sustainability
Baylen J. Linnekin
Food Lawyer, Adjunct Professor
Antonin Scalia Law School
Dr. Ben Cook
Adjunct Associate Research Scientist
NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies
Ben Goertzel
CEO and founder of SingularityNET
Bernd Weber
Founder and CEO
EPICO Climate & Innovation
Beth Polidoro
Assistant Professor,Environmental Chemistry
ASU’s School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences
Bethany DeSalvo, PhDChief of Small Area Modeling and Development
Social, Economic, and Housing Statistics Division
Department of Commerce
Benjamin Pohl
Senior Project Manager
Bernie Kotlier
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)
Bill Karsell
US Sub-Technical Advisory Group (ST5) to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) subcommittee on Life Cycle Assessment
Bill Meffert
Energy and Sustainability Services group manager
Georgia Institute of Technology
Bill RItter
Colorado’s 41st Governor
Blair Ruble, Ph.D.
Director, Global Sustainability and Resilience Program
Woodrow Wilson Center
Robert Litterman
Kepos Capital
Joyce Dueley
Emerging Technology and Innovation Specialist
Bob Kolasky
National Risk Management Center (NRMC) at the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Bob Wassman, PMP
Senior Manager
Braden Kay
Sustainability Manager
City of Tempe, Arizona
Brenda Ekwurzel
Director of Climate Science for the Climate & Energy Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS)
Brett Oakleaf
Senior Engineer
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Dr. Bruce Hull
Senior Fellow
Center for Leadership in Global Sustainability
Bruce Rittmann
Swette Center for Environmental Biotechnology at Arizona State University
Brian G. Macnamara
Senior Advisor
Host Hotels & Resorts
Brian Robinson
Research Scientist and Assistant Professor
McGill University
Bruno Sarda
Recruitment Development and Corporate Relations Associate
Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability
Caitlin Werrell
Center for Climate and Security
Camille Aylmer
Global Sustainability Communications Director
Carey Gillam
Research Director &Journalist,
US Right To Know and Author: Whitewash – The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science
Carlos Perez
Perez Planning + Design, Atlanta
Carlos Martin, Ph.D.
Senior Associate for Sustainable Communities
Abt Associates
Carlton Reid
Executive Editor
Carole Mars
Senior Research Lead
National Institute of Civil Discourse at the University of Arizona
Catha Groot
Radicle Impact
Cecil Corbin-Mark
Cecilia Martinez, Ph.D
Executive Director
Center for Earth, Energy and Democracy
Cecilio Ortiz García, Ph.D
University of Puerto Rico MayaguezDemocracy
Carolyn Lukensmeyer
Executive Director
National Institute of Civil Discourse at the University of Arizona
Dr. Chad Briggs
Principal Consulatant
Chad Laurent
Principal, Cadmus Group
Smiita Chandra Thomas
Senior Green Building Consultant
IFC (World Bank)
Chantal Line Carpentier, Ph.D.
Sustainable Development Officer & Major Groups Programme Coordinator
Division for Sustainable Development
CDR David Slayton
United States Navy (Retired)
Hoover Institution at Stanford University
Charles Godfray, Ph.D.
Director of the Martin Programme on the Future of Food
Oxford University
Charles Redman
Distinguished Sustainability Scientist at the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Arizona State University
Charles Wolfe
Seattle land use/environmental attorney
Affiliate Associate Professor in the College of Built Environments at the University of Washington.
Charlie Deutsch
Supervisory Wildlife Biologist, Rivers Project
US Army Corps of Engineers
Charlie Moore
Chainlink Labs
Head of Carbon & Sustainability Solutions
Charlie Slavik
Vice President Marketing and Sales
Solar American Solutions
Chéri Smith
Founder & CEO
Indigenized Energy Initiative (formerly Covenant Tribal Solar Initiative)
Dr. Cheryl Heller
Founding Chair, MFA program in Design for Social Innovation at SVAPresident of the design lab CommonWise
Cheryl Levine Ph.D
Senior Advisor
At-Risk Individuals Program Director
Dr. Cheryl Martin
Harwich Partners
Chip Comins
Chairman and CEO
American Renewable Energy Institute
Chris Boone
School of Sustainability at Arizona State University
Chris Brown
Partner and Chief Scientist
Sail Capital Partners
Chris Camacho
President & CEO
Greater Phoenix Economic Council
Christine Parthemore
Senior Research and Policy Fellow
Center for Climate and Security
Clark Miller
Professor & Director
Center for Energy, Society and Policy Initiative at Arizona State University
Constantin Abarbiertei
Division Vice President, International Economic Growth
Abt Associates
Cooper Martin
Program Director
Sustainable Cities Institute at the National League of Cities
Corinne Kisner
Program Manager, Designing Cities Initiative
National Association of City Transportation Officials
Cory Weiss
Program Manager
The Security and Sustainability Forum
Curtis Shaw
Recruitment Development and Corporate Relations Associate
Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability
Cynthia Greene
Energy and Climate Unit, U.S. EPA New England
Cynthia Hudson
Director of Grant Management
Community Development and Revitalization division of the Texas General Land Office (GLO-CDR).
Dr Boyd Carr
Professor in Environmental Health
Emory’s Rollins School of Public Health
Dan Jørgensen
Danish Minister
Climate, Energy, and Utilities
Daniel Calleja
Director-General for Legal Services
European Union
Daniel M. Bodansky
Arizona State University’s College,Law and Sustainability Program
Daniel Craig
Tidal Basin Government Consulting
Daniel Gerdes (US Air Force, retired)
Energy Director
Air Force Civil Engineering Center.
Daniel Pauly
Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries (formerly Fisheries Centre), University of British Columbia, Vancouver
Daniel Sarewitz
Co-Director, Consortium for Science, Policy & Outcomes, Arizona State University.
Dr. Daniel Sperling
Civil Engineering and Environmental Science and Policy and founding director of the Institute of Transportation Studies (ITS–Davis) at the University of California, Davis.
Daniel Vennard
Director of the Better Buying Lab, World Resources Institute.
Dan O’Neill
General Manager
Arizona State University’s Global Sustainability Solutions Services
Daria Lamb
Institute for the Future
Darlene Pope
Managing Director
Consolidated Green Services
David V. Adams
Health Security and Climate Resilience Policy at the National Security Council
David Arconchik
Head of Open Source Machine Learning Strategy at Microsoft
Dr. David Babson
Program Director, Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA‑E) ,Department of Energy
Dr. David Barth
Climate Program Director
Landscape Architect and Author
David Behar
Climate Program Director
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
David Biello
Science Curator
TED Talks
David Hague
Senior Director of Marketing
Gehrlicher Solar
David Hales
President and CEO
Second Nature
David Livingston
Carnegie’s Energy and Climate Program
David Mayer
Business Development Director
Venue Smart LLC
David Maddox
Founder, Editor-in Chief
Nature of Cities
David Orr
Oberlin College
David Victor
School of Global Policy and Strategy at UC San Diego
David Weinberger
City Partnerships Director
David White
Associate Professor
Arizona State University (ASU) School of Community Resources and Development
Dawn Manley
Senior Manager for Chemical Sciences
Sandia National Laboratories
Denise Fairchild
Emerald Cities Collaborative
Vice President
Vice President, Responsible Business Alliance
Debbie Reed
Executive Director, ESM Consortium
Dennis McGinn
Deanne Criswell
The Cadmus Group
Debra Rowe
President U.S. Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development.
Diana Epstein
OMB Evidence Team Lead, White House Office of Management and Budget.
Diarmid Campbell-Lendrum, Ph.D.
Team Leader, Climate Change and Health
World Health Organization
Dirk Forrister
President & CEO
International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)
Dirk Zeller
Senior Research Scientist and Executive Director
The Sea Around Us
Ditte Juul-Jørgensen
Director General
Energy of the European Commission
Doug Hutchings
Co-Founder & Chairman 
Delta Solar
Doug O'Brien
President & CEO
National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International (NCBA CLUSA)
Dorn Cox
Founding Member of the Farm Hack community and Executive Director for GreenStart
Djordjija Petkoski, Ph.D.
Senior Fellow
Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research, the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Drew Slattery
Human Dimensions of Change Lead The Farm Journal's Trust in Food
Erica Goldman Science Policy Director NCSE
Ed Keturakis
Senior Associate
Abt Associates
Ed Pinero
Executive Vice President and Chief
Sustainability Officer
Veolia Water North America
Ed Resikin
Director of Transportation
San Francisco Municipal Transportation
Agency (SFMTA)
Eileen Shea
Chief, Climate Services and Monitoring
Eleni Kounalakis
California Lieutenant Governor
Elisa Kahn
Director, Credentialing
Green Building Certification Institute
Elisabeth Graffy
Professor of Practice’ School for the Future of Innovation in Society and in the Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes Arizona State University. Co-director, Energy and Society program within ASU-LightWorks
Ellis Stanley
Managing Partner
Ellis Stanley Partners
Dr. Elizabeth Cantwell, CEO, ASURE Prof of Practice, ASU School for the Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
Elizabeth Chalecki, Ph.D.
Visiting Research Fellow, Environmental
Security Program
Stimson Center
Emily Schapira
President & CEO, Board Member, Ex Officio
Philadelphia Energy Authority
Eric Larson
Senior Research Engineer and Senior
Princeton University AND Climate Central.
Erik Assadourian
Senior Fellow
Worldwatch Institute.
CrossBoundary Energy Access Team
Eugenie Birch, Ph.D.
Penn Institute for Urban Research
Evan Fraser
Research Chair
Department of Geography, University of Guelph
Dr. Eric Miller
Hydrogen Production and Delivery Program Manager
Department of Energy
Eusebio Scornavacca
Digital Innovation Expert
Arizona State University
Fatima Ahmad
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
Felicia Braunstein
Director of Professional Practice
American Planning Association
Fiona Hill
Senior Fellow, Brookings
Former National Security Council Official
Francesco Femia
Center for Climate and Security
Gabe Klein
SVP (Special Venture Partner)
Fontinalis Partners
Gabriel Amaro
Survey Statistician
Small Area Modeling and Development Branch
Gabriela Burian
Senior Director
Sustainable Development at Monsanto
Gaya Harrington
Author of "Update to Limits to Growth" (2021)
Georges Benjamin
Executive Director
American Public Health Association
Gary Cohen
President and co-founder
Health Care Without Harm
Gary Dirks
LightWorks, Arizona State University
George Ndubi
PowerGen Renewable Energy
Georges Darido
Transportation Specialist
World Bank
Georges Dyer
Vice President of Programs
Second Nature
Giana Amador
Carbon 180
Grady Gammage
Senior Sustainability Scholar
Arizona State University
Grant Davis
Sonoma County Water Agency, General Manager
Major General E. Gray Payne
USMC (Retired)
USMC (Retired)
Graham Stevens
Associate Director
Navigant Consulting
Greg LeRoy
Executive Director
Good Jobs First
Guy Williams
President & CEO Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice and Project Director of the Detroit Climate Action Plan
Hadia Tajik
Norway Minister of Labour and Social Inclusion
Hallie Eakin, Dr.
Associate Professor
Arizona State University
Hal Harvey
Energy Innovation
Hank Habicht
Former EPA Deputy Administrator
Cofounder of the Water Finance Exchange
Harold W. Neil, Jr.
Founder and Board Chair
Homeland Defense Solutions, Inc.
Harriet Tregoning
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary
US Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Community Planning and Development Resilience
Harry Clark
Orrick’s International Trade & Compliance Group
Hazel Henderson
Founder of Ethical Markets Media, Certified B Corporation
Heather Boyer
Executive Editor
Built Environment at Island Press
Heather Cooley
Water Program Co-Director
Pacific Institute’s Water Program
Herb Simmens
Former Executive Director of the New Jersey State Planning Commission
Henrik Hololei
Director-General for Mobility and Transport
European Commission
Hillary Brown
Professor, Architect & Author
City College of New York
Howard Learner
President and Executive Director, Environmental Law & Policy Center
Hugh Montgomery
Intensive Care Medicine, UCL
CrossBoundary Energy
Ian Hamilton
Senior Researcher and Sustainable Design Engineer
UCL Energy Institute, University College in London, UK.
Ian Leahy
Director of Urban Forestry, American Forests
Irene Boland Nielson, MPA
Climate Change Coordinator
Ira Feldman
President and Senior Counsel
Greentrack Strategies
Jacques Vandermeiren
CEO, Port of Antwerp-Bruges
Jaccopo Baggio
Assistant Professor
Utah State University, Environment & Society Program
Jacqui Patterson
NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program
Jaime Lerner
Architect and Urban Planner
Jake Moskol
Assistant Director, Global Health Institute
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Dr. James Hinkley
Project Leader
CSIRO Energy Technology
Jason Mark
Author/ Farmer
James McMahon
CEO, The Climate Service
Jay Knott
Executive Vice President of Global Business
Abt Associates
Jeanette Murry
Senior Knowledge & Learning Coordinator
World Bank
Jeb Brugmann
Managing Director
Next Practice
Jeff Speck
City Planner and Urban Designer
Jeff Eckel
Hannon and Armstrong
Jeffrey Sachs
UN advisor

Jeffery Warren

Research Director, North Carolina Policy Collaboratory.

Jeff Soule, FAICP
Director, Outreach and International Programs
American Planning Association
Jennie C. Stephens
Director, School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs; Dean’s Professor of Sustainability Science and Policy
Northeastern University
Jennifer Graham
Air Force Encroachment Management and Community Partnership
Marstel-Day LLC
Jennifer Gerholdt
Senior Director of the Environment Program
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center
Jennifer Hodbod
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiative
Jennifer Tobin
Deputy Administrator
Natural Hazards Center, University of Colorado
Jennifer Layke
Director, Institute for Building Efficiency
Johnson Controls
Jens Spahn
Christian Democratic Union (CDU)’s Shadow Minister for Energy
Jerry Elmblad
Correctional Energy Specialist
Energy Systems Group

Jerry Lawson

National Manager, ENERGY STAR for Congregations, EPA

Jerry R. Rahm
Housing Quality Assurance Manager
Community Development and Revitalization division of the Texas General Land Office
Jerry Stedge, Ph.D.
Principal Associate
Abt Associates
Jerry Taylor
Niskanen Center
Jim Buizer
Director, Climate Adaptation and International Development Institute for the Environment
University of Arizona
Jim Goudreau
Head of Climate
Novartis Business Services
Jimmy Jia
Author, keynote speaker, entrepreneur and educator
Jim Whittaker
Farm Manager
Joe Manous
Institute for Water Resources, US Army Corps of Engineers
Joe Ruiz
Humanitarian Relief Program Manager
The UPS Foundation
Joel Makower
Executive Director
John M. Balbus, M.D., M.P.H
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

John Carter

Founding Principal

Resilient Cities Catalyst (RCC)

John Cleveland
Executive Director
Boston Green Ribbon Commission

John Paul Wihbey

Senior Fellow, Center for American Geopolitics, Washington DC. and Visiting Professor & Fellow, Emerald Energy Institute for Petroleum and Energy Economics, Policy and Strategic Studies, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria. 

John Ravis
Scully Capital
Lt General John F. Regni
USAF (Retired)
USAF (Retired)
John Riley
Associate Vice President
University Business Services
John Sheperd
Emeritus Professor
Natural and Environmental Science, University of Southampton
Jonathan Jefferson EdD
Uniondale Public Schools, New York
Jonathan “J.T.” Lockman, AICP
Vice President of Environmental Planning
Catalysis Adaptation Partners
Jonathan Patz, Ph.D.
Director, Global Health Institute
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Joseph Fiksel
Island Press author and Executive Director of the Sustainable and Resilient Economy Program
The Ohio State University

Joseph Kelly

Hivemind, Executive Director

Venki Venkateshwara

Energy Consultant

Joseph Lombardo
Director, Global CityLinks Program
International City/County Management Association
Payman Dehghanian
Assistant Professor of Electrical/Computer Engineering
George Washington University
Mark Manfredo
ASU’s Morrison School of Agribusiness at the W. P. Carey School of Business
Prof. Saleemul Huq
International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD)
Jacques Vandermeiren
Port of Antwerp-Bruges
Thomas Rau
Sabine Oberhuber
Ruggero Arico
CEnel Group
Michael Baldea
Chief Technology Officer
EPIXC and Henry Beckman Professor
McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering
Dr. Joshuabradley Dr. Joshua Busby
Associate Professor of Public Affairs University of Texas, Austin
Fr. Joshtrom Issac Kureethadam Fr. Joshtrom Isaac Kureethadam, SDB
Coordinator of the Sector of “Ecology and Creation” at the Vatican Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development.
Joshua Ulan Galperin Joshua Ulan Galperin
Director and Clinical Lecturer
Environmental Protection Clinic and Yale Law School
Josh MacFayden Josh MacFadyen
Associate Professor of Environmental Humanities
Arizona State University
Joshua Pitts Joshua Pitts
CTO, Chatmine Technologies , Data Scientist and Software Engineer
Joslyn Rose Trivett Joslyn Rose Trivett
Environmental Education & Outreach Sustainability in Prisons Project
Joy Clancy Joy Clancy
University of Twene
Joyce Coffee Joyce Coffee
President of Climate Resilience Consulting
Judy Baker Judy Baker
Lead Economist in the Urban Practice
World Bank Institute
Julian Bentley Julian Bentley
Professor George Washington University’s Environmental & Energy Management Institute
Juliet Bui
Public Health Advisor
Office of Minority Health - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Julio Friedman
CEO of Carbon Wrangler and former Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office of Fossil Energy
Dr. Karim Ahmed
Global Council for Science and the Environment (GCSE)
K.J. McCorry
Karen Weigert
Chief Sustainability Officer
City of Chicago
Karla Perri, Esq
Senior Counsel and Executive Vice-President
The Spectrum Group
Kate Brandt
Federal Environmental Executive
Council on Environmental Quality
Kate Gallego
Phoenix, AZ
Kate Robb
Policy Analyst
APHA’s Center for Public Health Policy
Kate Gordon
Vice Chair of Climate and Sustainable Urbanization
Paulson Institute

Karim Ahmed

Secretary-Treasurer, Global Council for Science and the Environment (GCSE) Board of Directors.
Adjunct Professor, Occupational & Environmental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center

Karen Freeman-Wilson

Mayor of Gary, Indiana

Kartikeya Singh
Deputy Director
Wadhwani Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies at CSIS.
Kathryn Clay Ph.D.
Vice President
Policy Strategy at the American Gas Association
Katharine Hayhoe
Professor and Director
Department of Political Science and Director of the Climate Science Center –Texas Tech University

Kathleen Merrigan

Executive Director

Swette Center for Sustainable Food Systems at Arizona State University

Kathy Jacobs
Assistant Director for Climate Assessments and Adaptation
Office of Science & Technology Policy
Kate Parmelee
Strategic Initiatives Director
City Manager’s Office, City of Port St. Lucie
Kelly Barr Chief Strategy Corporate Services & Sustainability Executive
Salt River Project
Keith Dennis
Vice President
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA).
Ken LaRoe
First Green Bank
Ken Alex
Director of the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research
California State Government
Kevin Anderson
Energy and Climate Change in the School of Mechanical, Aeronautical and Civil Engineering at the University of Manchester
Kevin J. Coyle, JD
Vice President, Education and Training
National Wildlife Federation
Kevin Dooley
Professor of Supply Chain Management
W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University
Kevin Kamoschroer
Director, Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings
Kevin F. Kelley
Senior Director, Operations, Community Preparedness and Resilience Services
American Red Cross
Kevin Shafer
Executive Director
Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District
Kevin Dooley
Chief Research
Scientist The Sustainability Consortium, Global Institute of Sustainability and Innovation, ASU
Dr. Kevin Yeskey
Senior Advisor for Emergency Public Health
Kim Stroh
Co-founder, Chief Digital & Information Officer
Kimberly Rea
Director of Interpretive Services, Rivers Project
US Army Corps of Engineers
Klaus Lackner
Director of the Center for Negative Carbon Emissions
Arizona State University
Kris Hayes
Founding Faculty Director
Program on Law and Sustainability
Arizona State University (Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law)
Kurt Forsgren
Managing Director , U.S. Public Finance
S&P Global
Kylie Brown
Hivemind, Sales & Marketing VP
Landon Deretz
Senior Director and Morningstar Chair for Global Energy Security
Atlantic Council Global Energy Center.
Larry Falkin
Director, Office of Environmental Quality
City of Cincinnati
Larry Simpson
Program Manager
Willdan Energy Solutions
Lauren Herzer
Program Associate, Environmental Change and Security Comparative Urban Studies Project
Woodrow Wilson Center
Lauren Withycombe Keeler
Assistant Professor
School for the Future of Innovation in Society at Arizona State University

Laurie Ristino

Associate Professor
Law at Vermont law School
Leah Gerber
Director of the Center for Biodiversity Outcomes
Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability
Leslie Mintz Tamminen
Seventh Generation Advisors
Levi Tillemann
Author and Cal and Jeff Leonard Fellow
New America Foundation
Linda Rudolph
Public Health Institute and California Climate Action Team Public Health Work Group
Lindene Patton
Chief Climate Product Officer
Zurich Financial Services
Lisa Hoyos
Acting Director, Facilities Energy and Privatization
Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Installations and Energy);
Lisa Jung
Climate Parents
Liz Williams Russell
Coastal Community Resilience Director
Foundation for Lousiana
Louisa Koch
Director, Office of Education
Louise Vickery
Manager of Renewable Futures
Australian Renewable Energy Agency
Lucy Moore
Lucy Moore Associates, Inc.
Lukas Wagenknecht
Czech economist, auditor and government leader
Lykke Leonardsen
Head of the Department for Strategy in the Centre for Parks and Nature at the Technical and Environmental Administration
City of Copenhagen
Lyle Guyon, Ph.D.
Terrestrial Ecologist
National Great Rivers Center
Lynne Carter, Ph.D.
Associate Director
Lynn Richards
President and CEO
The Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU)
Lynn Scarlett
Center for Ecological Wealth

Mac McCullough

Deputy Director, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-funded National Safety Net Advancement Center

Health Economist, Maricopa County Department of Public Health.

Marc Melaina
Senior Engineer
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Dr. Marc Levy
Deputy Director
Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN)
Marc Weiss, Ph.D.
Global Urban Development
Marcia Gowen Trump, Ph.D.
Principal Associate
Abt Associates
Marcia Lochmann
Director, Office of Sustainability
Lewis & Clark College

Mark Reynolds

(CCL) Citizens Climate Lobby

Executive Director

Mark Shafer, Ph.D.
Director of Climate Services
Oklahoma Climatological Survey
Mark Weick
Director, Sustainability Program Office
Dow Chemical Company
Martha Roskowski
Vice President of Local Innovation
Martin Powell
Chief Sustainability Officer
Martin Rivera Jr.
Deputy Director
Monitoring & Quality Assurance for the Community Development and Revitalization division of the Texas General Land Office (GLO-CDR).
Marsha Willard, Ph.D.
Executive Director
International Society of Sustainability Professionals
Mathew Forstater, Ph.D.
Founding Director, Center for Full Employment and Price Stability
University of Missouri, Kansas City
Mathis Wackernagel
Global Footprint Network
Matthew Nordan
Managing Director
Prime Coalition
Mary-Rose de Valladares
General Manager
International Energy Agency Hydrogen Implementing Agreement (IEA HIA)
Mauro Petriccione
Director General for Climate Action
European Commission
Max Gomberg
Climate Change Advisor
California Water Resources Control Board
Melanie Stansbury
New Mexico State House of Representatives
Melissa Deas
Institute Associate at the Georgetown Climate Center
Melissa K. Nelson, Ph.D
Assoc. Professor of American Indian StudiesSan Francisco State University
Michael Albert

Michael Bonanno

Vice President, Research Analyst and the Municipal Sustainability Lead


Michael Brower
President & Chief Executive Officer
American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE)
Michael Huerta
Managing Partner
GridCo Storage Capital, LLC
Michael MacCracken
Chief Scientist for Climate Change Programs
Climate Institute
Michael McCormick
California Governor’s Office of Planning and Research
Michael Penders, JD
Environmental Security Int’l L3C
Michael Kugelman
Senior Program Associate for South and Southeast Asia
Woodrow Wilson Center
Michael Simeone
Director for Data Science and Analytics, ASU Libraries.
Assistant Research Professor, Biosocial Complexity Initiative, ASU 
Mike Lubin
Vice-President of Corporate Development
Michele Laird
Principal Associate
Abt Associates
Michele Wyman
Executive Director
National Council for Science and the Environment
Michael Schoon
Assistant Professor
Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability
Michael Simpson, MS, MA
Co-Director & Chair
AUNE Center for Climate Preparedness and Community Resilience, AUNE Department of Environmental Studie
Dr. Michael Tamor
Henry Ford Technical Fellow, Energy Systems and Sustainability,
Ford Research and Advanced Engineering
Mickey Heitmeyer, Ph.D.
Wildlife Ecologist
Greenbrier Wetland Services
Mike Carr
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Department of Energy
Mike Lydon
The Street Plans Collaborative

Mike McCord

Hivemind, Arborist

Miranda Ballentine
Clean Energy Buyers Alliance
Mindy Lubber, JD
Missy Stults
Science Research Fellow
University of Michigan
Mitchell Thomashow
Director, Presidential Fellows Program
Second Nature
Mollie Overby
Programs Associate, Global Health Institute
University of Wisconsin
Monica Brett
International Climate Advisor
Dr. Nadya T. Bliss
Director of GSI
Arizona State University
Nancy Colleton
Institute for Global Environmental Strategies
Nancy Gillis
Global Electronics Council

Nate Wyne

Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder


Nathan Johnson

Assistant Professor

The Polytechnic School,Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University

Nathaniel Keohane
Senior Vice President
Environmental Defense Fund
Neil Hawkins, Sc.D.
Vice President of Sustainability and Environment, Health, and Safety
Dow Chemicals
Nick Flores
Client Advisor
Nico Larco
Associate Professor, author
University of Oregon, Department of Architecture
Nicole Darnell
Associate Dean and Associate Director
ASU School of Sustainability
Nitin Natarajan
Cadmus Group
Noah Deich
Noorie Rajvanshi
Staff Scientist,Siemens
Oleg Anisimov
State Hydrological Institute, St. Petersburg State University, Russia
Otto Van Geet
Senior Engineer
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Patricia Solis
Executive Director
Knowledge Exchange for Resilience, Arizona State University
Patrick McGinnis
Senior Water Resources Advisor
The Horinko Group
Patricia Bright
Senior Science Advisor
Patricia Cochran
Pratik Raval
Global Manager, Sustainability
American Express
Patty Hagen, Ph.D.
Executive Director
Audubon Center at Woodlands
Paul Bryan, Ph.D.
Paul English
State Environmental Epidemiologist and Branch Scientific Advisor
Environmental Health Investigations Branch at the California Department of Public Health
Paul Friday
Deputy Assistant Chief of Staff G7,e Director of its Government and External Relations (GER) Division
Paul Harrison
Senior Director, Water Program
Environmental Defense Fund
Paul Hawken
Author, Editor and Executive Director Project Drawdown
Paul Rowland
Executive Director
Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education
Paul Sheldon
Senior Advisor
Paul Thacker
Paul Michael Wihbey
Senior Fellow, Center for American Geopolitics, Washington DC. and Visiting Professor & Fellow, Emerald Energy Institute for Petroleum and Energy Economics, Policy and Strategic Studies, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Paul Yaroschak
Chemical and Material Risk Management in the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense
Pavan Turaga
 ASU School of Arts, Media and Engineering
 Director, Geometric Media Lab, ASU.
Pavel Fischer
Senator Fischer
Czech politician and diplomat

Peter Byck
Professor of Practice, Arizona State University

Peter Bypass
Peter Fox-Penner

Professor and Director

Boston University Institute for Sustainable Energy

Peter Gleick, Ph.D.
Co-Founder and President
Pacific Institute – Oakland, CA
Dr. Peter M. Groffman
Senior Scientist
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
Peter Saundry, Ph.D.
Executive Director
National Council for Science and the Environment
Dr. Peter Walker
Dean of the Falk School of Sustainability & Environment, Chatham University

Dr. Raafat Fahim

REFF Consulting

Dr. Rachel Cleetus

Policy Director

Union of Concerned Scientists

Professor Rachel Mikva

Rabbi Herman E. Schaalman Chair & Associate Professor of Jewish Studies, and Senior Faculty Fellow of the InterReligious Institute

Rachel Licker
Senior Climate Scientist

Union of Concerned Scientists

Rebecca R. Rubin
President & CEO
Marstel-Day LLC
Rebecca Steiner
Environmental Educator
National Great Rivers Research and Education Center

Rebekah Moses

Strategy Lead, Impossible Foods

Reed Schuler
Senior Policy Advisor for Climate and Sustainability Governor Jay Inslee of Washington State
Reid Detchon
Vice President for Energy and Climate & Executive Director
United Nations Foundation & Energy Future Coalition
Reinier Guijt
Senior policymaker
Dutch ‎Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management.

J. Rene Villalobos

Associate Professor

School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering at Arizona State University.

Renzo Guinto
Healthy Energy Initiative of Health Care Without Harm
Richard Burroughs
Author and Marine Affairs expert
University of Delaware
Rich Goode
Senior Manager, Climate Change and Sustainability
Ernst & Young
Richard Dailey
Senior Director, Environmental Management and Support
Richard Heinberg
Senior Fellow and Energy Analyst at the Post Carbon Institute
Richard Kidd
Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army (Strategic Integration)
Richard J. Jackson, MD, MPH
Professor and Chair of Environmental Health Sciences
School of Public Health at the University of California, Los Angeles
Dr. Rob Roseen
Geosyntec Consultants
Robyn Beavers
Senior Vice President, Founder of Station A Group
NRG Energy
General Robert Harter
Chief of Staff of the Army Materiel Command
Robert Casamento
President and Chief Acceleration Officer, Givewith
Robert Perciasepe
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
Robert Sullivent
Area General Manager
Johnson Controls
Robin Chase
Transportation Entrepreneur
Robyn Colosimo
Deputy Associate Director
Natural Resources Council on Environmental Quality
Rodolfo Camacho
Vice President, International Economic Growth Division
Abt Associates

Rolf Halden,

Professor, Arizona State University

Ron Leighton
Director of Education and Academic Affairs
American Society of Landscape Architects
Roger Feldman
American Council on Renewable Energy
Roman Macaya Hayes


Ambassador, Costa Rica to the United States of America.

Rose Johnson
Haywood Community College
Rowan Douglas
CEO, Global Analytics
Willis Re
Roy Koch, Ph.D.
Vice President of Academic Affairs
Portland State University
Roy Wright
President and CEO io
Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety
Ryan Palmer
Global Digital Equity Strategist
Microsoft Airband Initiative
Ryan Wartena
Chief Strategy Officer
Growing Energy Labs, Inc.
Sabine O’Hara
Dean and Director of Landgrant Programs for the College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES)
University of the District of Columbia

Saffet Abid Catovic

United States Muslim Environmental Leader

Sally Rockey.
Executive Director
Foundation for Food & Agriculture Research
Sam Merrill, Ph.D.
Catalysis Adaptation Partners
Samantha Medlock
Senior Vice President and North American Head of Capital, Science & Policy
Willis Towers Watson
CEO, 10Power

Sandra Gallina

Director-General, Health and Food Security

Sandra Albro

Author of Vacant to Vibrant

Sarah O'Brien

Chief Executive Officer
Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council

Sarah Porter

Kyl Center for Water Policy at ASU's Morrison Institute for Public Policy

Sarah Scafidi

The Cadmus Group (Cadmus)

Sean Gallagher
Superintendent of Schools
Lake County Oregon School District
Scott Brown
Research Assistant Professor
Scott Provinse
Director of Government Programs
Scott Sklar
Stella Group, Ltd.
Seth Miller Gabriel
The Institute for Public-Private Partnership
Shade Shutters Research Scientist
School of Complex Adaptive Systems
College of Global Futures, ASU.
Shafaq Choudry
Leadership in Community Resilience, National League of Cities
Shamar Bibbins
Senior Program Officer
The Kresge Foundation
Sheila Remes
Vice President of Environmental Sustainability
The Boeing Company
Senator Sheldon Whitehouse
Senator (D – RI)
Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works and co-founder of the Senate Climate Action Task Force
Shiloh Fetzek
Senior Fellow
International Affairs at the Center for Climate and Security
Shirley Vincent
Director, Center for Education Research
National Council for Science & the Environment
Sonya Klinsky
Senior Scientist
Arizona State University
Sridhar Seetharman
ASU EPIXCElectrified Processes for Industry Without Carbon
Stanley P. Rhodes Ph.D.
Founder and President
SCS Global Services

Stratos Tavoulareas

Energy Advisor 

International Finance Corp, part of the World Bank Group

Stephanie Deitrick

Enterprise GIS and Data Solutions Manager,City of Tempe, Arizona

Steven Maze Rothstein
Managing Director
Ceres Accelerator for Sustainable Capital Market
Suchi Gopal Ph.D
CEO Chatmine Technologies
Professor, Boston University
Sue Briggum
Vice President, Federal Public Affairs
Waste Management, Inc.
Sue Tierney
Managing Principal
Analysis Group
Sunny Sanwar
Founder and CEO
Surili Patel
Senior Program Manager
American Public Health Association
Susan Hovorka
Susan Wachter, Ph.D.
Penn Institute for Urban Studies
Susan Hill, JD
International Housing Coalition
Swathi Veeravalli
Interdisciplinary Research Scientist
Geospatial Research Laboratory, Engineer Research and Development Center, US Army Corps of Engineers

Tammy Seale
Sustainability and Climate Change Services Manager


T.C. Richmond
Van Ness Feldman GordonDerr, LLP.
Tayfur Altiok, Ph.D.
Taylor Dimsdale
Head of Research
Tia Taylor Williams
Deputy Director
Center for School, Health and Education
Ted Halstead
Founder, CEO and Chairman
Climate Leadership Council
Teri Viswanath
Lead economist
CoBank’s Knowledge Exchange Division

Thayer Tomlinson

Program Manager, Energy & Security Group

Thomas Seaer

Associate Professor
Arizona State University

Timothy Beatley
Chair and Teresa Heinz Professor of Sustainable Communities
Department of Urban and Environmental Planning, School of Architecture at the University of Virginia
Timothy Slaper Research Director
IU Kelley School of Business' Indiana Business Research Center
Tim Bonnemann
Founder and CEO
Intellitics, Inc.
Tim Carter, Phd
Second Nature
Tim Fields
Senior Vice President
Tim Harvie
President and CEO
Tim Unruh
Director of the Federal Energy Management Program,
US Department of Energy
Todd Foley
Senior Vice President, Policy & Government Relations
American Council on Renewable Energy
Tom Feree
Chairman and CEO
Connected Nation
Tom Mayes
Vice President and Senior Counsel
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Kris Mayes Founding Faculty Director of the Program on Law and Sustainability
Arizona State University's Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Tom Peterson
Center for Climate Strategies
Tim Jackson
University of Surrey

Tom Richard

Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and Director

Penn State Institutes

Tom Seager
Lincoln Fellow of Ethics and Sustainability, and Professor
Arizona State University
Tom Tugendhat
British Member of Parliament
Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee
Tommy Wells
Tim Trefzer
Sustainability Manager
Georgia World Congress Center Authority
Traci Morris
Principal, Executives Director
American Indian Policy Institute, Arizona State University
G. Tracy Mehan
Principal, Environmental Science & Policy Division
The Cadmus Group

Trevor Burgess

Neptune Flood Insurance

Walter Robb

Former co-CEO of Whole Foods Market

William Brandt

Director of Strategic Integration

LightWorks, Arizona State University

Wiley Rhodes


One Step In Foundation

Zach Schafer

Executive Director

Infrastructure Week

Valerie Watson
Urban Designer and Pedestrian Coordinator
Department of Transportation : City of Los Angeles (LADOT)
Vicki Robin
coauthor the international best-seller, Your Money or Your Life: Transforming Your Relationship With Money and Achieving Financial Independence
Vivian Yi Huang
Campaign and Organizing
Director Asian Pacific Environmental Network
Wellington Sun
Head of Vaccine Strategy and Regulatory Affairs
Moderna Therapeutics
Walter Stahel
The Circular Economy – A Users Guide
William Schulte
U.S.-China Partnership for Environmental Law (PEL) at Vermont Law School
Vjay Swarup
Director of Technology at Exxon
Zoltan Zesz
former Hungarian US and NATO Ambassador