Ann Erhardt has over twenty years of experience in business administration, organizational development, sustainability and climate action planning including her most recent role as Chief Sustainability Officer for Michigan State University. After serving 5 years as Director of Campus Sustainability at Michigan State University, her focus changed to a more strategic role that concentrated on core business integration of sustainability and climate resilience into all infrastructure systems. Formerly the Director of Energy Programs for the West Michigan Environmental Action Council, Ann received her sustainable business/environmental science degree and masters of management in organizational development from Aquinas College. She also achieved an advanced study certificate in design and innovation from Ferris State University and studied sustainability leadership at Harvard University. Ann‘s extensive experience in the sustainability field and her contagious passion for sustainability make her an invaluable resource and natural leader.