Who We Are

The GEEP is governed by an Executive Committee, a Secretariat, and an Advisory Group. Learn more about the GEEP's founding partners here.

Secretariat

North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) serves as the Secretariat for the GEEP, and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the program.  For general inquiries, please contact us at info@thegeep.org. Key Staff: 

Judy Braus
Executive Director, North American Association for Environmental Education
Nina
Consultant, International Programs, North American Association for Environmental Education
Melissa
Director of International Programs, North American Association for Environmental Education

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee works to develop strategic direction of the initiative, in consultation with Advisory Group. Members of the Executive Committee include:

Wen-Feng Chang
Department of Comprehensive Planning, Environmental Protection Administration, ROC (Taiwan)
Justin
Manager, International Environmental Partnership, US Environmental Protection Agency
Tim
Professor, Director of Environmental Education Extension Center, Aletheia University
DG Liu
Director General, Environmental Protection Administration, ROC (Taiwan)
Ginger Potter, USEPA
Senior Education Specialist, US Environmental Protection Agency

Advisory Group

The Advisory Group provides direction for the GEEP leadership team on matters related to its management and operation. Current Advisory Group membership includes:

Jan
Honorary Member, Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE)
Ian
Executive Director, Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful
MJ
Associate Professor of Environmental Education, University of Botswana
Alex
Environmental Education Researcher, Cornell University
Gus
Environmental Education Consultant
Paul
Senior Policy Researcher, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)
Mahesh Pradhan
Coordinator, Strategic Partnerships and Knowledge Management, International Environmental Technology Centre, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Gayatri
Ben
Director of Community Engagement, Department of Conservation
Alan
Associate Professor, Monash University
Kartikeya
Founder and Director, Centre for Environment Education (CEE)
William
Professor Emeritus, University of Bath Centre for Research in Education and the Environment
Hanna
Global Education Coordinator, WWF Finland
Margie Simon, CICEANA
Director General, Center for Environmental Education and Communication (CICEANA)
Arjen
Professor, University of Wageningen