Christine Skolnik

Christine Skolnik

  • PhD in English and MA in Urban Sustainability
  • 20+ Years Teaching Experience (California State; Penn State; DePaul)
  • Strategic Planning and Evaluation Committee member, various institutions and organizations
  • Faculty Advisor to the DePaul Institute for Nature & Culture
  • Founding and Contributing Co-Editor, DePaul Educational Blog, Environmental Critique
  • Author, 2011 State of Illinois Green Governments Coordinating Council Annual Report (Sustainability Report)
  • Performance Art and Retreat Planning Experience

Norman Alexandroff

  • Director of Internal and External Partnerships Columbia College Chicago
  • Writer, Editor, Political and Community Organizer, and Marketing Professional with 30 (+) years working for a variety of non-profits, and administrative positions at Columbia College Chicago
  • Founding Director of the Chicago Center for Arts Policy, which explored the role of the arts in civic engagement and American life
  • Director of Wabash Arts Corridor Projects and Initiatives

Randall Honold

  • PhD in Philosophy
  • 30 years teaching experience, Philosophy and Environmental Science and Studies (DePaul)
  • Currently Assistant Dean of Academic Services in DePaul’s College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
  • Founder and Co-Director of DePaul’s Institute for Nature & Culture
  • Many years of Experience with Students in Local Experiential Learning and Study Abroad Courses
  • Photographer with Various Connections to the Professional Arts Community in Chicago


ALEXANDRA NATES-PEREZ (Media and special events)

  • DePaul University, Bachelor of Arts in English, minor in Environmental Science
  • Cox Media Group, Content Manager
  • Green Building & Design, Editorial Intern
  • DePaul University, literary journal,       Crook and Folly, Non-Fiction Editor
  • DePaul University, "Beasts at Bedtime" Science Literacy Project, Research Intern
  • The Paintbrush: a hands-on studio for kids, Art Teacher