Sustainable Development Board

Current Board Members

 

Kathy Zhang 300Kathy Zhang – President
Kathy Zhang is the Communications Associate for the SDSN. Prior to joining SDSN, she worked with City Atlas, an online user’s guide to a sustainable NYC, as a content manager and strategist. As a student, she worked at the Earth Institute providing support to the Communications and Events teams. She is also the founder and advisor to the Sustainability Media Lab, a Columbia initiative working to make sustainable development more accessible, relevant, and compelling across all media. She holds a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Sustainable Development from Columbia University.

Ryan ElivoRyan Elivo- Vice President
Ryan Elivo holds a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Sustainable Development from Columbia University. As a student, Ryan was Editor-in-Chief of Consilience: The Journal of Sustainable Development, Director of Campus Outreach of the Sustainability Media Lab, Student Organizer of Columbia Divest for Climate Justice, and Director of Academic Affairs of the Student Union for Sustainable Development. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sustainable Development from Columbia University.


EPSON MFP imageRose Winer Professional Networking

Rose Winer graduated from Columbia in the Spring of 2013. She holds a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Sustainable Development. While at Columbia she edited for the student journal Consilience, studied environmental policy at the University of Cape Town, and helped develop eco-conscious initiatives on campus–including the first annual CU Earth Month celebration–as a committee leader in EcoReps. Since graduating, Rose has worked on the Corporate Citizenship Environment & Conservation team at The Walt Disney Company as a Special Projects Coordinator. She manages initiatives that engage Disney employees on sustainability issues and educate them about actions they can take to reduce their environmental impact. Outside of her work at Disney, Rose is a staff writer for the online food magazine Zester Daily. Rose lives and works in Los Angeles.