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Landscape Approaches and Multi-Resource Assessments for Natural Resource Management
June 2, 2015
Washington, DC

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Network for Emerging Leaders in Sustainability (NELS) 
April 8, 2015
Washington, DC

Pathways to Urban Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities, Meeting 2
April 29-30, 2015
Long Beach, CA

Roundtable Members

David Dzombak (Co-Chair) (NAE), Hamerschlag University Professor and Department Head, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

Lynn Scarlett (Co-Chair), Managing Director for Public Policy, The Nature Conservancy

Wayne S. Balta, Vice President, Corporate Environmental Affairs and Product Safety, IBM Corporation

Ann Bartuska, Deputy Under Secretary for Research, Education and Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture*

Steve Bergman
, Principal Regional Geologist, Shell International Exploration & Production Company

Stephen R. Carpenter (NAS), Stephen Alfred Forbes Professor of Zoology, Center for Limnology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Paulo Ferrão, Professor, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Technical University of Lisbon

Marilu Hastings, Sustainability Program Director, Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation

Lek Kadeli, Acting Assistant Administrator, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency*

Michael Kavanaugh (NAE), Senior Principal, Geosyntec Consultants

Jack Kaye, Associate Director, Research of the Earth Science Division, National Aeronautics and Space Administration* 

Mehmood Khan, Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Global Research and Development, PepsiCo Inc. 

´╗┐´╗┐Suzette Kimball, Acting Director, U.S. Geological Survey*

Steven E. Koonin, Director, Center for Urban Science and Progress, New York University 
Franklin Orr (NAE), Under Secretary for Science and Energy, U.S. Department of Energy*

Francis O'Sullivan,
 Director, MIT Energy Initiative, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Prabhu Pingali (NAS), Director, Tata-Cornell Initiative in Agriculture and Nutrition, Cornell University

Richard W. Spinrad, Chief Scientist, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce*

B.L. Turner II (NAS), Gilbert F. White Professor of Environment and Society, School of Geographical Sciences, Arizona State University

Michael Webber, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas

Roundtable on Science and Technology for Sustainability, Biographical Information


Jerry L. Miller, Director, Science and Technology for Sustainability Program

Jennifer Saunders
, Senior Program Officer

Dominic Brose, Program Officer

Emi Kameyama, Program Associate

Yasmin Romitti, Research Assistant

*Denotes ex-officio member