Team member: Heidi Roop, (key personnel; advisor)
Organization: University of Minnesota
Currently lives: Saint Paul, MN
Experience or expertise/projects of note:
Climate scientist working on a range of projects to increase the use of climate science in decision-making; Extension specialist focused on climate solutions and adaptation; on leadership team for Midwest Climate Adaptation Science Center and Director for Knowledge Transfer of a new NSF Science and Technology Center called COLDEX. Currently writing a book called Every Action Matters about a range of systems-based and individual actions to help address the climate crisis.
Reasons I’m excited about this project:
I have so much to learn from the team! I’m excited to surface climate solutions at a range of scales in this work. There are so many great stories that we can tell and ways to build agency!