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  • Bureo, Inc - Nets to Decks
    David Stover '07 and Kevin Ahearn '07 cofounded Bureo Inc. a company that culls discarded fishing nets from the coast of Chile and recycles them into skateboards.
    Bert Ball '76 has developed L.A. SHARES into the world's largest nonprofit multimillion-dollar waste diversion program.
  • NYC Mayor's Office of Recovery and Resiliency
    Daniel Zarrilli '97 helms the effort to ready New York City for the next big storm.
  • Colgate-Palmolive
    Ann Tracy '85 '86 '91G is the VP of Safety, Sustainability, and Supply Chain Strategy at Colgate Palmolive. She manages the company's external relationships, safety, environmental and product sustainability, and helps to shape the Supply Chain Strategy.
  • Patagonia
    Matt Dwyer '06 is the head of materials innovation for Patagonia where he works on everything from materials development to long-term innovation strategies.

Lehigh develops generations of future leaders who strive to solve pressing global climate challenges for years to come.  Our institution has a legacy of seeking cutting-edge solutions that merge environmentally responsible behaviors with equitable community practices.  Through Lehigh's campus sustainability efforts, we are bringing theory to practice across all three of our campuses. We invite you to share in the responsibility for driving our future success.  With your support, Lehigh is able to seek and embrace new solutions that support long term sustainable change. Change begins with action.

At a Glance

Since 2010, Lehigh has achieved numerous sustainability accomplishments.  All of these accomplishments would not have been possible without YOU.

Lehigh Alumni Stay Engaged

Alumni are one of Lehigh's greatest assets and your contributions back to the institution do not go unnoticed.  There are many ways for alumni to contribute to a stronger sustainability community including:

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