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Environmental Professionals Network

School of Environment and Natural Resources


Past EPN Events

  1. Oct 12, 2021, 7:15am - 9:30am

    This program featured Cathann A. Kress, PhD. (vice president for agricultural administration and dean, CFAES), Yolanda Owens (chief cultivator, Forage + Black, president of the CFAES Alumni Society Board), Ariella Brown (associate director, Gender Equity Programs & Education, Antioch College), Omope Carter Daboiku (farm manager, Edgemont Solar Garden and CSUx Beginning Farmer Incubator), and Kenisha Robinson (regenerative farming fellow, Agraria and owner, Nourganic Life Farm).

  2. Sep 14, 2021, 7:15am - 9:30am

    This program featured Elena Irwin, PhD, (distinguished professor of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences in Economics & Sustainability in the Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics and faculty director of the Sustainability Institute at Ohio State), Roger A. Williams, PhD, (associate professor, Forest Ecosystem Analysis and Management and affiliated faculty, Sustainability Institute, and the Institute for Chinese Studies), and Jack McGowan-Stinski, MS, (program manager for the Lake States Fire Science Consortium).

  3. Jul 13, 2021, 10:00am - 12:15pm

    This program featured Joshua Simon (coordinator, Diversity, and Inclusion, Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks)

  4. Jun 4, 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

    This program featured Daniel Christian Wahl, PhD. (author of Designing Regenerative Cultures) and ROAR Academy leaders.

  5. Apr 21, 2021, 6:00pm - 7:15pm

    This program featured Doug Tallamy, PhD (T. A. Baker professor of Agriculture in the Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware), Jane Breckinridge (director, Euchee Butterfly Farm, and an enrolled citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation), Rebecca Spach (director of vegetation management at FirstEnergy), and Gabe Karns, PhD (visiting assistant professor in the School of Environment and Natural Resources at The Ohio State University).

  6. Mar 9, 2021, 10:00am - 12:30pm

    This program featured Crystal M.C. Davis (vice president of policy and strategic engagement, Alliance for the Great Lakes), Constance Haqq, (chief administrative officer, Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District), and  Betsy Taylor, PhD (founding director and cultural anthropologist, Livelihoods Knowledge Exchange Network). 

  7. Feb 9, 2021, 10:00am - 12:30pm

    This program featured Kate McCarthy (junior, Operations Management major, Fisher College of Business at Ohio State, president, Net Impact), Abby Thiel, (sophomore, Environment, Economy, Development, and Sustainability major, School of Environment and Natural Resources at Ohio State, former vice president, Net Impact), Andrew Wehr, (vice president, Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability at Cardinal Health), Mike Bellantis, (director, Environment & Sustainability at Cardinal Health), and Caleb Thomas, (manager, Data Management Systems at Cardinal Health).

  8. Jan 12, 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

    This program featured Ziigwanikwe (Katy Bresette) (Dynamite Hill Farms), Rob Croll (policy analyst/climate change program coordinator, Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission), Gidigaa bizhiw (Jerry Jondreau) (Dynamite Hill Farms), Sara Smith (Midwest Tribal Resilience Liaison, College of Menominee Nation/MW CASC), Kristen Schmitt (climate change adaptation specialist, Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science), and John N. Low, PhD (director, Newark Earthworks Center, The Ohio State University at Newark)

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    Dec 1, 2020, 10:00am - 11:30am

    This program featured Leslie Westerfelt (communications coordinator, Blueprint Columbus), Ryan Winston, PhD (assistant professor, Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, The Ohio State University), Greg Hitzhusen, PhD (assistant professor of professional practice, School of Environment and Natural Resources, The Ohio State University) and Matt Hamilton, PhD (assistant professor, School of Environment and Natural Resources, The Ohio State University)

  10. Nov 10, 2020, 10:00am - 11:15am

    This program featured Doug O’Brien (president and CEO, National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International), Ryan Schmiesing, PhD (vice provost for outreach and engagement, The Ohio State University), Matthew Stanfield (board president, Richland Gro Op), Walt Bonham (founder, gardener, farmer, and chef, The Food Lab), Kip Curtis, PhD (associate professor, Department of History, The Ohio State University) and Tom Worley, PhD (director, CFAES Center for Cooperatives,The Ohio State University).