Advising, Faculty and Governance

For more information on the program or to discuss advising-related issues, please contact our academic advisors:

Sheryl Bolstad
130 Coffey Hall


Lauren McCarthy
130 Coffey Hall

ESPM Major Co-Coordinators

Kristen Nelson

Joe Knight

ESPM Minor Coordinators

Joe Knight

Corporate Environmental Management Minor Coordinator

Jason Hill

ESPM Coordinating Council Track Representatives:

  • Corporate Environmental Management: Tim Smith and Jason Hill
  • Conservation Resources Management: Joe Knight and Deborah Allan
  • Environmental Education and Communication: Karen Oberhauser
  • Environmental Science: Len Ferrington and Brandy Toner
  • Policy, Planning, Law, and Society: Dennis Becker and Kristen Nelson

Contact your advisor

Faculty & Advisors

Planning a Visit?

Please feel free to contact us! We would love to hear from you! To schedule a campus visit, please contact the University of Minnesota Admissions Visit Office at 612-625-0000 (toll-free 800-752-1000). Visits can be scheduled online as well.

Also, be sure to watch for special visit days throughout the year like our Fall and Spring Student Shadow Days (led by our Student Ambassadors), Junior Sneak Previews, Campus Preview Days, and on-site visits to community colleges around the state.