Since 2006, the Upper Midwest Association for Campus Sustainability (UMACS) has focused on sustainability in higher education institutions throughout the region. UMACS serves as a networking tool, information resource, and conference organizer for faculty, staff, campus administrators, students, and others seeking to place their campuses on a more sustainable footing. UMACS strives to serve as a vital link between campuses in Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and South Dakota.
Derek Larson—College of Saint Benedict's
Erika Bailey-Johnson—Bemidji State University
Eileen Norby—University of Wisconsin System
Jim Zaffiro—Central College
Jon Jensen—Luther College
Juliana Goodlaw-Morris—National Wildlife Federation Campus Ecology
Meghann Jarchow—University of South Dakota
Suzanne Savanick Hansen—Macalester College
Troy Goodnough—University of Minnesota, Morris
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