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The Erb Institute offers students a unique opportunity to develop a set of integrated skills for confronting the complex challenges of sustainability. To be successful, a student must have strong analytic skills and the ability to communicate effectively across traditional academic, political and industrial boundaries. Erb Institute students come from diverse backgrounds, and represent decades of unique experience in a wide range of countries, sectors and industries. This diversity provides a critical educational resource for students, and enhances our ability to develop leaders who are prepared to tackle sustainable development in any sector of society.

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Connie Yu

MBA/MS Program 2015

Connie is passionate about commercializing sustainable solutions to meet the world's energy demands. Before pursuing a graduate education, Connie was a business valuation professional at WTAS, LLC, where she assessed the value of numerous start-ups and Fortune 500 companies for financial reporting purposes. Most recently, Connie was an energy efficiency consultant at Portland Energy Conservation, Inc. (PECI). There, she worked with large utility clients to implement energy efficiency technology and systems with national-chain supermarkets and local independent grocers. Connie received a B.S. in Business Administration and a B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley. In her free time, she loves dancing, snowboarding, traveling, and all things food.

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Juan Pablo GarciaResume

MBA/MS Program 2016

Juan Pablo´s main interests are the alleviation of poverty and the regeneration of the environment through the creation of sustainable projects. Before joining Erb, he was working at an investment banking firm on bringing together the global orange juice industry with the principle of shared value creation, by working in the creation of an OJ exporter with over 2,500 local orange producers in Mexico and two major companies. Before joining the financial industry, Juan Pablo worked at the Secretary of Social Development where he managed projects between NGO’s, private companies and the government, but was quick to learn that business driven solutions are more effective and longer lasting than political or altruist ones. In his spare time, Juan Pablo enjoys live music, good food and outdoor sports.

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Caroline Larose

MBA/MS Program 2017

Caroline joined the Erb Institute to further her pursuit of advancing urban development and resilience through sustainable infrastructure and planning. She hopes to study and research urban initiatives and policies that present creative and economically beneficial solutions to long-standing problems. Prior to joining Erb, Caroline worked in many sectors - from environmental non-profits to pastry. She is excited to work and study with Erb's collaborative community of students with like-minded goals. In her free time, Caroline loves to explore new back-packing trails, golf and experiment in the kitchen.

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