of Wisconsin, and an M.Phil. and a Ph.D. in forestry and environmental studies from Yale University.
KIT BATTEN is senior science and policy fellow at the Heinz Center and director of its Institute for Science Communication and Policy Development. She has served as the science advisor to the deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior and before that she was a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress, where she directed the energy and climate change policy team. She has also served in the offices of Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Senator Joseph Lieberman (I-CT), where she worked as a legislative assistant on climate change, energy, transportation, and agriculture policy and as an American Association for the Advancement of Science fellow, respectively. As a postdoctoral associate, she worked for the National Ecological Observatory Network at the American Institute of Biological Sciences. She has frequently participated in television, radio, and print media interviews. She has a B.A. in chemistry from Oberlin College and an M.S. and a Ph.D. in ecology from the University of California, Davis.
SUSAN CLAYTON is professor of social psychology at the College of Wooster and chairs its Campus Sustainability Committee. She studies how people make personal connections to the natural environment, how it becomes part of their social identity, and how people think about justice in the sociopolitical contexts of environmental issues. She is a fellow of the American Psychological Association, the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, and the Society for Population and Environmental Psychology. She is an editor for the Human Ecology Review and the Journal of the Society for Human Ecology and is on the editorial board of the Journal of Environmental Psychology, Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, and PsyEcology. Previously, she was president of the American Psychological Association’s Division 34, the Society for Population and Environmental Psychology. She has published three books and had her work featured in numerous journal publications. She has a B.A. from Carleton College and an M.S. and a Ph.D. from Yale University.
KEVIN COYLE is vice president for education at the National Wildlife Federation. Previously, he was president of the National Environmental Education and Training Foundation, leading an organization committed to personal stewardship, science education, improved health care, business management, watershed management, and natural resource management. He is trustee and immediate past chair of the Potomac Conservancy, trustee of the Alice Ferguson Foundation, and past chairman of the Natural Resources Council of America. He has a B.A. in sociology from