Our Staff

Kelly Adams

Co-Director
Kelly Adams helps both the IPM Institute and Sustainable Food Group with ...

Dr. Tom Green

Director
Dr. Tom Green has been both a student and teacher of sustainability since 1972 ...

Ariel Larson

Project Manager
Ariel Larson earned degrees in botany and conservation biology & sustaina...

Erika Nickels

Audit Coordinator
Erika received her B.S. in Sociology and Environmental Studies from the ...

Peter Werts

Project Manager
Peter has a B.S. in Environmental Studies from Northland College in Ashland, ...

Patrick Shannon-Hughes

Coordinator
Patrick received his B.S. in Environmental Sciences, with a focus on sustaina...

Ali Loker

Coordinator
Ali received her B.S. in Community and Environmental Sociology and a certific...

Astrid De la Cruz

Team Member
Astrid received her B.S. in Conservation Biology and Environmental Studies at ...

Frank Laufenberg

Team Member
Frank received his B.S. in Environmental Sciences as well as Community and ...

Christian Steponitis

Team Member
Christian received his B.S. in Agronomy from the University of Wisconsin-Madi...

Luke Hingtgen

Coordinator
Luke has an M.A. in Rhetoric and Discourse and a B.A. in Music and Philosophy. ...

Will Hamel

Verification Team Member
Will received a B.A. in English and Environmental Policy & Decision Making ...

Jess Monnin

Administrative Assistant
Jess is a recent graduate from Edgewood College, with a Bachelor’s in ...

Dan Skolnik

Senior Software Engineer
Daniel received a B.S. in Engineering and a Master’s degree in Information ...

Terri Theisen

Inspections Coordinator
Terri studied at UW-Madison, obtaining a B.S. in Horticulture with a certific...

Marlena White

Project Development Manager
Marlena earned a Master of Science in Public Health from the Johns Hopkins ...

Ida Yu

Team Member
Ida received her B.A. in Computer Science and Psychology, with a minor in ...