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.

Dede Hapner, Board Co-Chair
Vice President, FERC and ISO Relations, Pacific Gas and Electric Company
John Viera, Board Co-Chair
Director, Sustainability & Vehicle Environmental Matters, Ford Motor Company
Wayne Balta
Vice President, Corporate Environmental Affairs and Product Safety, IBM Corporation
Kara Hurst
Director, World Wide Sustainability, Amazon
Aron-Cramer-Crop Aron Cramer
President & CEO, BSR
D. Mitch Jackson
Vice President, Environmental Affairs & Sustainability,
FedEx Corporation
John Denniston
Chairman, Shared-X
Former Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Ann Klee
Vice President, Environment, Health & Safety, General Electric Company
John Ehrmann
Founder and Senior Partner, Meridian Institute
Mindy Lubber
President, Ceres
John Erb
President, Erb Family Foundation
Glenn Prickett
Chief External Affairs Officer, The Nature Conservancy
Neil Hawkins, Sc.D
Corporate Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer, The Dow Chemical Company
William L. Thomas
Counsel in the Environment, Health and Safety Department of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in Washington.