Small Working Group Members


Rev. Robert Dowd, C.S.C.

Associate Professor of Political Science and Director, Ford Program in Human Development Studies & Solidarity
College of Arts and Letters



  • Krista Akiki

    Undergraduate Student

  • Jessica Brookshire

    Associate Director, Public Affairs
    Office of Public Affairs and Communications

  • Melanie DeFord

    Assistant Vice President
    Office of Research

  • Hernan Delgado de la Garza

    Graduate Student

  • Therese Doreau

    Sustainability Director
    City of South Bend

  • Alex Hajek

    Program Coordinator, Sustainability Studies
    College of Science

  • Katrina Higgins

    Associate Advising Professor
    Center for University Advising

  • Caitlin Jacobs

    Associate Program Manager, Office of Sustainability
    University Operations

  • Carol Mullaney

    Senior Director, Office of Sustainability
    University Operations

  • Anne Pillai

    Education and Outreach Associate Program Director
    Sustainable Energy Initiative

  • Sara Sievers

    Associate Professional Specialist
    Keough School of Global Affairs

  • Stacy Sivinski

    Graduate Student

  • Michael Talbot

    Associate Director, Master of Global Affairs
    Keough School of Global Affairs

  • Danielle Wood

    Associate Director, Center for Civic Innovation, Program Director, ND GAIN, Environmental Change Initiative
    College of Engineering/Environmental Change Initiative