Dc. David Backes
A member of St. Richard Parish, Racine
David is a retired professor of biology at UWM and has presented to the deacons many times.
Mr. Joe Meyer
A member of St. Gabriel and teaches biology at Marquette University High School
He has started a non-profit to promote Catholic teaching on creation issues.
Ms. Katie Heinen
A member of St. Michael Parish and of the Interfaith Earth Network
Katie has several workshops including one on sustainable celebrations (i.e., how to throw a party with minimal impact on the environment).
Dr. Jame Schaefer
A member of the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist and teaches theology at Marquette University
She has presented at numerous parishes throughout the Archdiocese of Milwaukee and works as a consultant to several USCCB’s efforts on care for creation.
Ms. Deb Schneider
A member of St. James Parish, Menomonee Falls and also the Waukesha County Green Team
The Waukesha County Green Team has a display about environmental issues that travels around to various public spaces including churches.
Mr. Erick Shambarger
A member of St. Alphonsus Parish, Greendale and also the Environmental Sustainability Director for the City of Milwaukee.
Mr. Rob Shelledy
A member of St. Sebastian Parish, Milwaukee and the Director of the Office for Human Dignity at the Archdiocese of Milwaukee.