Results for research on: Water

Siri Kore

Siri Kore

Siri is passionate about combating the effects of climate change, reducing industrial emissions, and creating conversations spaces to discuss sustainability. Prior to Erb she spent 4 years working with BASF, a multi-national chemical manufacturing company, in a...

Kyle Kasten

Kyle Kasten

Kyle comes to Erb after working for 5 years in pollinator conservation and research. During this time he saw the influence that the private sector could make on a number of issues related to conservation. At Erb, he is focusing his studies on food and agriculture, and...

Nathan Lohrmann

Nathan Lohrmann

A member of the Erb Institute and Ross Social Venture Fund, Nathan's focus is fighting climate change by finding and scaling sustainable solutions in food and agriculture. Prior to Michigan, Nathan built his food system knowledge and network through roles in...

The Detroit water crisis and unexpected coalitions

The Detroit water crisis and unexpected coalitions

The Detroit water crisis and unexpected coalitionsSince 2014, the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department has shut off the water to 141,000 households whose bills were past due. Last year, more than 23,000 households reportedly had their water shut off. When the...

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,...

Chantelle Barretto

Chantelle Barretto

I am currently pursuing a dual masters degree through the Erb Institute at the University of Michigan to combine my interests in business and sustainability. I am passionate about pushing the boundaries of how businesses create profitable, environmentally responsible,...

Katherine Cunningham

Katherine Cunningham

Katherine is passionate about solving climate change and how the private sector can advance climate action, with a particular focus on sustainable finance and climate risk management. To explore these interests, she is a member of the University of Michigan Social...