Environmental Students and Alumni Mixer: 9/30/05

September 30, 2005
Friday, Sept. 30, 2005
5:00-7:00 PM
114 Morgan Hall (Lounge & Patio)

All students and alumni invited for some fun and information!

Come chat with Berkeley alumni who are working in the multi-faceted environmental field. Find out what alums are doing and what advice they have for students who want to work in the environmental field. Light refreshments will be served.

Co-sponsors: Career Center, BEAN (Berkeley Environmental Alumni Network) & College of Natural Resources

Emily Sadigh
(Formerly Harvard Green Campus Initiative)
Institutional greening

Emily Lee
Program Associate
Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security
BA Environmental Sciences

William Hull
Program Officer
Consultative Group on Biological Diversity
BS Bioresource Sciences
MA Public Private Management Yale
Environmental Philanthropy, Association Management

Heidi Melander
Senior Associate
Brown, Vence & Associates
BS Conservation Resource Studies
Waste Management/Recycling/Zero Waste

David Jaber
Natural Logic
MS Environmental Engineering
Sustainability, strategy, waste prevention,
energy-efficiency, and performance metrics

Ian Hart
Communications Director
Pacific Institute
MA Public Policy
Environmental Policy & Communications

Garth Schultz
Recycling Coordinator-Fremont/ Allied Waste Services
BS Environmental Sciences, Minor Public Policy
Recycling, Waste Management, Fundraising, Political Organizing, Activism

Alexis Petru
Waste Prevention Specialist
City of El Cerrito
BA Anthropology 2003
Nonprofit and public sector, solid waste and recycling

Robin Lee
Water Resource Engineer
Brown and Caldwell
MS Environmental Engineering
Water Resources

Howard Chong
Grad Student, Agriculture & Resource Economics
PhD student Agriculture & Resource Economics
Water, economics, public policy

David Behnken
Staff Engineer
Geomatrix Consultants
BS Environmental Engineering & Science (2003)
Environmental Systems Engineer

Bryan Turner
Project Geologist
Geomatrix Consultants
MS Environmental Engineering. BA Geology
Environmental Consulting

Tegan Churcher Hoffmann
T.C. Hoffmann & Associates
BS CRS, MA/PhD Geography
Protected Area management, monitoring and evaluation, sustainable tourism, coastal issues, International

Jeff Tudd
Hydraulic Engineer
BA Environmental Sciences
Water Resources, Hydrology, Wetland Restoration/Creation, Fish Passage, Bridge Design Hydraulics, Flood Control, Drainage Design, Stormwater Quality, Erosion Control, and Design of Storm Drain, Sewer, and Water Systems.

Robin Bedell-Waite
Green Business Program Coordinator
Contra Costa County Hazardous Materials
MA City & Regional Planning, MA Public Health
Pollution Prevention & Program Development, Green Business

Michael Baefsky
Environmental Consultant
Baefsky & Associates
BS Pest Management
Integrated Pest Management, Arborculture, Eco-soils management

Margaret Chang
Permit Manager
US Army Corps of Engineers (not the military)
BS Molecular Environmental Biology
Regulatory, Policy, Federal government

Rafael Friedmann
Sr. Policy Analyst
Strategic Research & Evaluation, Customer Energy Efficiency Dept.
PhD Energy & Resources Group
BA Energy Engineering, solar energy U. Autonoma Metropolitana: MSc Mech Engineering, Israel Institute of Technology
Energy efficiency, renewables, public governance

Bill Monsen
MRW & Associates
BS Engineering Physics UCB, MS Mechanical Eng U Wisconsin-Madison
Electric utilities, development of electric generating facilities, utility rates, utility regulatory policy

Tami Cosio
Environmental Scientist
Stillwater Sciences
BS Env Sciences 2001
Channel surveying, avian surveys, invertebrate sampling and floodplain restoration projects

Ryan Peek
Fisheries & Wildlife Biologist
Stillwater Sciences
BS Wildlife, Fisheries & Conservation Bio, UC Davis 2002
Herpetology, Ichthyology, Stream Ecology)

Wiley Osborn
Freelance GIS Programmer
Former Employer: Contra Costa Community Development Dept
BA Geography

Rachel Balsley
Program Manager
StopWaste.Org (Alameda County Recyling Board)
BS BioResource Science
Waste prevention, recycling, solid waste management and environmentally preferable purchasing

Han-Bin Liang
PhD Civil Engineering
Area of Expertise: Water Resources, Hydrology, Wetland Restoration/Creation, Fish Passage, Bridge Design Hydraulics, Flood Control, Drainage Design, Stormwater Quality, Erosion Control, and Design of Storm Drain, Sewer, and Water Systems.