Career Week

Event Date: 
Monday, October 23, 2017, 9:00 am to Friday, October 27, 2017, 2:00 pm

A week of activities featuring SEAS alumni panels, roundtables, and workshops.

Career Week Schedule of Events


October 23


October 24


October 25


October 26






Organizing for Change: Working with Communities to Protect People and the Planet Panel

Dana 2024

  • Mona Munroe-Younis, Program Manager at the University of Michigan School of Public Health (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Michelle Martinez, Coordinator at Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition (Detroit, MI)
  • Cybelle Shattuck, Assistant Professor at Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, MI)
  • Tiffany S. Carey, Science & Outreach Coordinator at the University of Michigan LSA Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (Ann Arbor, MI) 
  • Juliana Pino, MPP, MS, Policy Director at the Little Village Environmental Justice Organization (Chicago, IL)

Sustainable International Development Roundtable

Dana 4th Floor Commons

  • Fumi Kikuyama, Associate Consultant at Ramboll Environ (Chicago, IL)
  • Meredith Reisfield, Senior Project Manager, Responsible Sourcing at NSF International (Detroit, MI)








Advocacy, Activism and Policy Panel

Dana 1024

  • Sean Hammond, Deputy Policy Director at Michigan Environmental Council (Lansing, MI)
  • Jeremy Orr, Environmental and Climate Chair at Michigan NAACP (Detroit, MI)
  • Noah Hall, Professor of Law at Wayne State University (Detroit, MI)
  • Ellen Brody, Great Lakes Regional Coordinator at National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) (Ann Arbor, MI)


Emerging Technology Roundtable

Dana 4th Floor Commons

  • Yu-Chen Wang, Research Associate at the U-M Graham Sustainability Sustainability (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Peter Sanderson, Park Planner at Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation (Ann Arbor, MI)






Urban Sustainability Panel

Dana 4th Floor Commons

  • Justin Schott, Executive Director at EcoWorks (Detroit, MI)
  • Lauren Hoffman, Landscape Architect at livingLAB (Detroit, MI)
  • Amanda (Maria) Edmonds, Mayor/Executive Director at the City of Ypsilanti/Growing Hope (Ypsilanti, MI)

Bringing Science into the Workplace Panel 


  • Nate Jacobson, Project Scientist at LimnoTech (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Martha Holzheuer, Landscape Ecologist at Environmental Consulting & Technology, Inc. (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Elizabeth Lillard, Agriculture Program Specialist at National Wildlife Federation (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Josh Miller, Science Communication Liasion at US Geological Survey Great Lakes Science Center (Ann Arbor, MI)

Ramboll Environ Information Session

Dana 4th Floor Commons

  • Fumi Kikuyama, Associate Consultant (Chicago, IL)
  • Danielle Amber, Civil Engineer (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Heather Esper, Senior Consultant, Certified Ecologist (Ann Arbor, MI)




Urban Sustainability Networking Hour

Dana 4th Floor Commons

Clean Energy After the Clean Power Plan Panel

Dana 1046

  • Shoshannah Lenski, Director of Strategy and Planning at DTE Energy (Detroit, MI)
  • Mike Buday, Manager, Global Services at RINA Consulting (Detroit, MI)
  • Joshua Silverblatt, Environmental Protection Specialist at the US Environmental Protection Agency (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Jason MacDonald, Senior Scientific Engineering Associate at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley, CA)

Dana Building - various locations

Contact person(s): 
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