Douglas Noe

Douglas Noe

Doug is passionate about fighting climate change through helping renewable energy companies grow. Prior to joining the Erb Institute, Doug spent seven years working in public accounting and transaction advisory services. As an M&A Financial Due Diligence Manager,...
Elliott Schwab

Elliott Schwab

Elliott comes to the Erb Institute with a passion for sustainable international development. He has worked with public and private clients while working as a change management consultant with a technology consulting firm, and program development and management in...
Catherine Mullin

Catherine Mullin

Catherine is interested in the intersection of business and sustainability. She is focused on measurement of environmental impact in the corporate sector and how to increase sustainable practices in for-profit companies through operations like supply chain. Prior to...
Collin Knauss

Collin Knauss

Collin comes to the Erb Institute as a former aquatic ecologist and youth educator for under-served communities, turned community-builder and sustainability champion. A biology major at Colorado College, who spent a semester at Woods Hole, Collin’s inspiration for a...
Kimberly Ludas

Kimberly Ludas

Kim is originally from Los Angeles, CA and worked in celebrity and influencer brand partnerships and a non-profit hospital foundation before coming to the University of Michigan. She is interested in energy and sustainability finance, and helping the next new big...
Bianca Dragone

Bianca Dragone

Bianca is passionate about using business to drive positive social and environmental change. At the University of Michigan she is studying the intersection of food, water, and energy and how these systems will be impacted by climate change. Prior to the Erb Institute,...
Nick Curran

Nick Curran

Nick is a dual-degree student studying to get his MBA from the Ross School of Business and MS from the School for Environment and Sustainability. He is interested in renewable energy finance as well as the development and commercialization of new clean technologies....
Chelsea Blau

Chelsea Blau

Chelsea is excited to join the Erb Institute after working for seven years in the technology industry. Focusing on finding scalable business solutions to improve operations and increase sustainable practices, Chelsea aims to use business as a tool for positive change...
Abraham Baca

Abraham Baca

Before Michigan, I spent five years in Kansas City working as a design engineer for electric power line projects. This experience sparked my interest in renewable energy, and I recognized that I wanted to transition to a strategy or development role in the sector. I...
Emma Schneiderman

Emma Schneiderman

Emma’s interests lie at the intersection of technology and equitable economic development.  Before making the move to Ann Arbor and joining the wonderful Erb community, she worked as a small business consultant in Philadelphia, helping entrepreneurs take...