Strategic Advisory Council

The Erb Institute’s Strategic Advisory Council advises the Institute about long-range sustainability trends that are likely to impact global markets and the broader society, and the Institute’s organizational development, programs and priorities. The council works to assure that the Institute remains in the vanguard when it comes to research and educating the next generation, thereby increasing the Institute’s impact among organizations and leaders pursuing a sustainable future.

Neil Hawkins, Sc.D, Chair
Corporate Vice President, Sustainability, The Dow Chemical Company
Ann Klee
Vice President, Environment, Health & Safety, General Electric Company
Matt Arnold
Managing Director and Head of Office of Environmental Affairs, JPMorgan Chase
Mindy Lubber
President, Ceres
Wayne Balta
Vice President, Corporate Environmental Affairs and Product Safety, IBM Corporation
LaRaye Osborne
Vice President, Environment, Health and Safety, Cargill
John Denniston
Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
George Pilko
Founder & Chairman, Pilko & Associates
John Ehrmann
Founder and Senior Partner, Meridian Institute
Glenn Prickett
Chief External Affairs Officer, The Nature Conservancy
John Erb
President, Erb Family Foundation
Jeff Seabright
Vice President for Environment and Water Resources, The Coca Cola Company
Dede Hapner
Vice President, FERC and ISO Relations, Pacific Gas and Electric Company
William L. Thomas
Counsel in the Environment, Health and Safety Department of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in Washington.
  Alan Hecht
Director of Sustainable Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
John Viera
Director, Sustainability & Vehicle Environmental Matters, Ford Motor Company
  D. Mitch Jackson
Vice President, Environmental Affairs & Sustainability,
FedEx Corporation