Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Christine is the Founder and CEO of Nordson Green Earth Foundation. She was inspired by Nordson Forest, a man-made, sustainable forest in the Philippines named after her uncle.
Director of Donations & Bookkeeper
Holding a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from UIUC, Karen uses her analytical and detail-oriented skills when handling the organization's financial transactions.
President of the Junior Board
A senior at Walter Payton HS, Miles is inspired by the lack of greenery in BIPOC neighborhoods in Chicago and Cleveland, where his family is from.
Sam is in his third year at Université du Québec à Rimouski, in Canada, studying Environmental Biology.
Co-Founder & Chief Health Officer
Dr. Rao's endeavors illustrate how closely the health of our climate is intertwined with the health of our communities.
Director of Board Development
Nickolas is a software technologist with over 15 years of experience in the Printing/Pre-Press, Healthcare, FinTech and AdTech industries. He has an M.S. in Business Information Technology.
Junior Board Member
Nikhil, a student at Hinsdale Central HS, is concerned about the effect of climate change on future generations, and interested in creative solutions.
Chief Operations Officer
Christine Dannhausen-Brun is a public health researcher, photographer and mother committed to improving the lives of children and families.
Marnel is passionate about engaging with underserved communities to foster understanding of how the environment impacts their health and lives.
Veronica is committed to improving disadvantaged communities through empowerment and hopes to affect positive change through her work.