External Advisory Committee

The External Advisory Committee (EAC) serves the Network by:

  1. Reviewing and providing strategic guidance related to the science around developing environmentally sustainable, healthy, and livable cities.
  2. Providing strategic guidance to optimize our Network both in terms of members and diversity, as well as impact on cities and on infrastructure in the real world.
  3. Providing strategic guidance to our SRN to become a self-sustaining entity at the end of four years.

Members of the EAC

Academic Representatives

  • Dr. Barbara Fredrickson, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Dr. Tom Dietz, Michigan State University

Governmental Representatives

  • Dr. Judith Qualters, Center for Disease Control
  • Dr. Diana Bauer, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Dr. Shaoyi Li, formerly United Nations Environmental Programme
  • Tannie Eshenaur, Minnesota Department of Health

Industry Representatives

  • Dr. Raj Rajan, Ecolab (EAC Chair)
  • Dr. Tim Hillman, ICF International
  • Dr. John Abraham, HBA Specto Inc.

Non-Profit Representatives

  • Sharon Roerty, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Angie Fyfe, ICLEI-USA
  • Cooper Martin, National League of Cities