The Climate Leadership Steering Committee

The chief oversight body of the Climate Leadership Network, responsible for advising on its policy and direction.

In January 2017, the Climate Leadership Steering Committee created the following Statement of Purpose, one that recognizes the critical role of presidents and chancellors in leading the Network’s efforts, and clearly framing the Network’s climate action:

Led by Presidents and Chancellors from a diverse array of higher education institutions, the Climate Leadership Network is committed to mobilizing the sector’s knowledge and practical expertise to accelerate global climate action, rapidly reduce carbon pollution, and increase institutional and community resilience to climate hazards.

Darron Collins
President, College of the Atlantic
Michael Crow
President, Arizona State University
Sheri Everts
Chancellor, Appalachian State University
David Finegold, Chair
President, Chatham University
Karin Hilgersom, Vice Chair
President, Truckee Meadows Community College
Philomena V. Mantella
President, Grand Valley State University
Scott Miller
President, Virginia Wesleyan University
Elsa Núñez
President, Eastern Connecticut State University
Larry Robinson
President, Florida A&M University
Kim A. Wilcox
Chancellor, University of California, Riverside