The Green Schools Conference (GSC) is the only event to bring together all the players involved in making green schools a reality: people who lead, operate, build and teach in schools. Attendees engage in skill building, participate in in-depth discussions and problem solving, and get inspired by speakers at the forefront of connecting sustainability, social justice, and education. Tthe Green Schools Conference convenes in-person over three days of programming, featuring engaging peer-to-peer content and networking, inspiring keynotes, and interactive interdisciplinary education sessions.

GSC is presented by the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), in partnership with the Green Schools National Network (GSNN). The GSC Steering Committee and Program Working Group play an active role in the development and delivery of educational programming intended to meet GSC attendees' needs.


2023 Volunteer Committees

Steering Committee Members

  • Paul Bocko, Antioch University
  • Jen Cirillo, Shelburne Farms
  • Josh Douds, Centreville Elementary School
  • Carmen Rae Finken, Green Iowa AmeriCorps
  • Tashanda Giles Jones, Environmental Charter Schools
  • Tresine Logsdon, Fayette County Public Schools
  • Annie Perkins, Project Learning Tree
  • Faye Snodgress, formerly Kappa Delta Phi
  • Liz Soper, National Wildlife Federation
  • Tarachell Thomas, Pine Jog Elementary School
  • Co-chair, Anisa Heming, Center for Green Schools at USGBC
  • Co-chair, Jenny Seydel, Green Schools National Network

2023 Host Committee

    Tiffany Delcour, NOLA Public Schools
  • Liz Davey, formerly Tulane University Office of Sustainability
  • Adrienne Katner, LSU School of Public Health
  • Erin Genrich, The Green Project
  • Michelle Lewis, Keep Louisiana Beautiful
  • Charles Sutcliffe, Governor’s Office of Coastal Activities
  • Daniel Dreher, Sustainable Handprints & USGBC Louisiana
  • Jordan Stewart, Tulane University Office of Sustainability & USGBC Louisiana
  • Co-chair, Hannah Carter, Center for Green Schools at USGBC
  • Co-chair, Jenny Seydel, Green Schools National Network
  • Co-chair, Sydney Taylor, Greenleaf Architects & USGBC Louisiana


For specific conference questions:

General Questions/Registration: help@greenschoolsconference.org
Education Program: program@greenschoolsconference.org
Sponsorship & Exhibition: sponsorship@usgbc.org

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