Students, faculty, staff, and alumni are invited to attend a sustainability forum sponsored by John Carroll University’s KPMG Professorship in Accounting

Thursday, February 21, 2013

7-8:30 pm

Dolan Science Auditorium

This forum will focus on developments in Sustainability primarily, but not exclusively, in Northeast Ohio business and not-for-profit organizations. Our guests will be their sustainability officers, who are expected to discuss applications of this broad concept  in these entities.

Panelists Include:

  • Maureen Brennan, an environmental attorney and partner in Baker & Hostetier
  • Barbara Brown, co-owner of Brown Flynn, which trains companies on applying the Global Reach Initiative (key performance indicators on the economy, environment, and society)
  • Carol Dietz, JCU’s associate vice president of facilities and sustainability coordinator
  • Mark Rabkin, co-owner of DeConstruction Management
  • Christopher Rhodes, sustainability manager at Swagelok
  • R. Scott Thomas, sustainability officer at Sherwin-Williams
  • Dennis Wolcott, sustainability director at Parker-Hannifin

Please contact Professor Robert Bloom at with further questions or concerns.