The Auxiliary Board is a diverse group of young professionals dedicated to achieving Illinois Green Alliance’s Project Drawdown-inspired strategic plan, the Epic Challenge. They educate, foster collaboration and create action within Chicago’s architecture, design, energy, sustainability and engineering industries to help achieve the Epic Challenge’s three ambitious Illinois-specific goals. Together they hope to make our state and city more sustainable and prosperous.

Applications are now open to join the 2021 Auxiliary Board! Learn more and apply here. Deadline to apply: November 30.

CONTACT:

For more information about the Auxiliary Board, contact illinoisgreenab@gmail.com

Here are a few ideas and ways you can get involved:

Kellen McSweeney, Slipstream

Auxiliary Board Co-Chair ---> Connect with Kellen

Brandon Pieczynski, Pangea Properties

Auxiliary Board Co-Chair ---> Connect with Brandon

Mohammad Abbasi, WSP USA

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Mohammad

Kate Anderson, Sustainable Lighting Solutions

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Kate

Lindsay Buckwell, McDonald's (Contractor)

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Lindsay

Ian Champ, AECOM

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Ian

Emily Damian, Invenergy

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Emily

Vinit Gala, Cyclone Energy Group

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Vinit

Owen Hull, Lendlease

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Owen

Sasha Kabarday, AllCell Technologies

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Sasha

Cara Kennedy, JLL

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Cara

Rohith Mannam, 360 Energy Group

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Rohith

Leanna McKeon, Chicago Housing Authority

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Leanna

Elias Menninger, WSP USA

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Elias

Hardik Miyani, Environmental Systems Design, Inc.

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Hardik

Tyler Morris, Blackthorne Capital Management LLC

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Tyler

Jake Muniak, Growth International Volunteer Excursions

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Jake

Cameron Small, Wight & Company

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Cameron

Prachi Sharma, Slipstream

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Prachi

Kaitlin Veenstra, Ryan Companies US, Inc.

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Kaitlin

Miranda Wright, Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture

Auxiliary Board Member ---> Connect with Miranda