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Environmental Futures: Pathways to Impact

February 22, 2017

On March 29-30, 2017, the Sustainability Graduate Programs and the Center for Energy, Environment, and Sustainability will host several distinguished Wake Forest alumni and guests who have dedicated their lives to the environmental sector through jobs in leadership, policy, and protection.

Wednesday, March 29
Join as experts share insights from their own impact careers in environmental leadership, policy and protection at the Environmental Futures: Pathways to Impact event. The panel will also discuss both the current and future states of environmental and sustainability fields. The event will take place on March 29 at the Wake Forest Byrum Welcome Center at 6:00 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. RSVP on Eventbrite.

Speakers include:
Stanley Meiburg (’75): Former Acting Deputy Administrator, EPA
Benjamin H. Grumbles (’82): Secretary of the Environment, State of Maryland and former Assistant Administrator, Office of Water, EPA
Lyons Gray: North Carolina Utilities Commission and former Chief Financial Officer, EPA
Jim Perdue (‘73, P’07): Chairman of Perdue Farms
Laura Vaught (’93): former Associate Administrator, Office of Policy, EPA
Mona Lisa Wallace (JD 79, P’08): Partner, Wallace & Graham
Wesley Warren (’76): Director of Policy Advocacy for NRDC, Win With Green Consulting
Dan Fogel: Director of the Sustainability Graduate Program, Wake Forest University

Thursday, March 30
On Thursday, March 30, experts will be engaging in two unique capacities:

At 12:00 p.m. in the Law School Auditorium in the Worrell Professional Center a there will be a moderated panel featuring Sid Shapiro, Stan Meiburg, and Mona Lisa Wallace. This event is open to graduate students.

At 2:00 p.m., alumni will be speaking at Business School. More details to come.