Office of the President

Jordan Diamond headshot
President, Environmental Law Institute
Scott Fulton, President
President Emeritus and International Envoy

Executive Staff

Melodie DeMulling
Vice President, Development & Membership
(202) 939-3808
John Pendergrass
Vice President, Programs & Publications
(202) 939-3846
Loretta Reinersmann
Vice President, Finance & Administration
(202) 939-3830

Publications

Jay Austin
Senior Attorney; Editor-in-Chief, Environmental Law Reporter®
(202) 558-3103
Stephen R. Dujack
Editor, The Environmental Forum®
(434) 296-3380
Akielly Hu
Associate Editor
(202) 939-3805
Rachel Jean-Baptiste
Associate Vice President, Communications & Publications
(202) 558-3101
Hunter Leigh Jones
Senior Editor, ELR
(202) 939-3248
Kaitlyn Krull
Marketing & Customer Service Associate
(202) 939-3243
Evan Odoms
Graphic Designer
(202) 939-3877
William J. Straub
Editorial & Production Assistant
(202) 939-3826

Research & Policy

Jay Austin
Senior Attorney; Editor-in-Chief, Environmental Law Reporter®
(202) 558-3103
Margaret Badding Headshot
Research Associate
(202) 939-3860
Eleanor Beckerman photo
Research Associate
(202) 939-3837
Tobie Bernstein
Senior Attorney; Director, Indoor Environments and Green Buildings Program
(202) 939-3869
Linda Breggin
Senior Attorney; Director of the Center for State, Tribal, and Local Environmental Programs
(202) 558-3102
Carl Bruch
Senior Attorney; Director, International Programs
(202) 939-3879
Cynthia R. Harris
Staff Attorney; Director of Tribal Programs; Deputy Director of the Center for State, Tribal, and Local Environmental Programs
(202) 939-3841
Rebecca L. Kihslinger
Senior Science and Policy Analyst; Director, Wetlands Program
(202) 939-3812
Arielle V. King
Environmental Justice Staff Attorney
(202) 939-3815
Zhuoshi Liu
Staff Attorney; Director, China Program
(202) 939-3809
James M. McElfish, Jr.
Senior Attorney; Director, Sustainable Use of Land Program
(202) 939-3840
Sofia O'Connor
Staff Attorney
(202) 939-3824
Jarryd Page
Staff Attorney
(202) 939-3247
Elissa Parker
Senior Advisor, Research & Policy
(202) 939-3878
Jordan Perry
Research Associate
(202) 939-3838
Kristine Perry
Staff Attorney
(202) 939-3865
Rebecca Ramirez
Public Interest Law Fellow
(202) 939-3806
ray headshot
Research Associate
(202) 939-3255
Xiao Recio-Blanco
Senior Attorney; Director, Ocean Program
(202) 939-3863
Amy Reed
Senior Attorney
(202) 939-3246
Staff Attorney
(202) 939-3804
Sarah Roth
Senior Manager, Climate Judiciary Project
(202) 939-3831
Adam Schempp
Senior Attorney; Director, Western Water Program
(202) 939-3864
Ella Stack Photo
Research Associate
(202) 939-3241
Jessica Sugarman
Research Associate
(202) 939-3814
Sandra Nichols Thiam
Associate Vice President, Research & Policy; Director, Judicial Education Program
(202) 939-3859
Elissa Torres-Soto
Staff Attorney
(202) 939-3845
Jessica J. Troell
Senior Attorney; Director, International Water Program; Director, Africa Program

Communications/Information Technology

Jean Blain
Chief Information Technology Officer
(240) 432-8134
Colin Gipson-Tansil
Senior Digital Media Producer
(202) 939-3811
Rachel Jean-Baptiste
Associate Vice President, Communications & Publications
(202) 558-3101
Matthew Mitchell
Webmaster
(202) 558-3104
Evan Odoms
Graphic Designer
(202) 939-3877

Associates Programs

Madison Calhoun
Senior Manager, Educational Programs
(202) 939-3825
Stephen R. Dujack
Editor, The Environmental Forum®
(434) 296-3380
Jen Norman
Manager, Education & Membership Events
(202) 939-3851
Chandler Randol
Manager, Educational Programs
(202) 939-3836
Renee West
Administrative & Membership Coordinator
(202) 939-3843

Finance & Administration

Ninoska Diaz
Controller
(202) 939-3251
Senior Accountant
(202) 939-3802
Rachel Easterling
Administrative & Finance Assistant
(202) 939-3854
Beth Kantrowitz
Grants and Contracts Manager
(202) 939-3834
Laura Van Wyk
Director, Human Resources
(202) 939-3866

Development

Laura Frederick photo
Manager, Foundations & Donor Relationships
(202) 939-3810
Megan Ruge
Event Coordinator
(202) 939-3819
Kathy Wei Photo
Development & Board Associate
(202) 939-3253