Children and Youth

  • Photo courtesy of Clemens Kalischer, © 2009

    Trista Patterson

    USFS Pacific North West Research Station, Ecological Economist

    Sitka, Alaska

    In her role as Ecological Economist with the US Forest Service, Trista has been a key player in mainstreaming the concept of ecosystem services in [...]

  • Julia Novy Hildesley

    Julia Novy-Hildesley

    Independent, Entrepreneur

    Portland, Oregon

    Julia’s past and current work is unified by the theme of forging multi-stakeholder partnerships to test new models and extend proven approaches to unleashing innovation [...]

  • Photo courtesy of Clemens Kalischer, © 2009

    Catharina Any Sulistyowati

    Kuncup Padang Ilalang (KAIL), Coordinator for Youth Program and Sustainable Community Initiative

    Bandung, Indonesia

    Any’s passion is to motivate people to act effectively in response to social and environmental problems. In 2002 she founded KAIL (Kuncup Padang Ilalang), an [...]

  • Kathy Tibbits drawing loops

    Kathy Tibbits

    Cherokee Nation, Strategy Group

    Stilwell, Oklahoma

    Kathy has worked as a planner, organizer, and policy analyst for ten years with Cherokee Nation, with a focus on sovereignty and sustainable self-governance. Today she [...]

  • Photo courtesy of Clemens Kalischer, © 2009

    Maria Carvajal

    SuMar, Choices for Nature, Founder

    Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico

    For more than 15 years Maria has worked in conservation and management of fishing resources, natural protected areas and wetlands in the Gulf of California [...]

  • Matt Roman

    Matt Roman

    Visteon Corporation, Environmental Health and Safety Affairs Manager

    Beverly Hills, Michigan

    Matt’s role is to design and implement the corporate environmental strategy for both products and manufacturing processes at Visteon, an automotive manufacturing company. In this [...]

  • Jennifer Mayer

    Jennifer Mayer

    Ernst and Young Infrastructure Advisors, Senior Vice President

    San Francisco, California

    After nearly 17 years at the Federal Highway Administration, Jennifer has taken on the role of Senior Vice President with Ernst and Young Infrastructure Advisors. [...]

  • Photo courtesy of Clemens Kalischer, © 2009

    Lynn Stoddard

    Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Environmental Analyst, Climate Change and Energy Team

    Hartford, Connecticut

    Lynn has developed and implemented numerous environmental sustainability programs in her work at the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. Her work has focused [...]