Natural resource management

LBJ School faculty member Sheila Olmstead
Sheila Olmstead
Associate Professor of Public Affairs

Special to the Austin American Statesman.

Niyanta Spelman (MPAff '94) is executive director of Rainforest Partnership. Based in Austin, Rainforest Partnership started in December 2007 and currently works in Ecuador and Peru, working with rain forest communities in making a sustainable income that allows them to protect their forests.

Jefferson Davis Howell, Jr.
Senior Research Fellow and Adjunct Professor
Charles G. Groat
John A. and Katherine G. Jackson Chair in Energy and Mineral Resources, Department of Geological Sciences and Professor of Geological Sciences and Public Affairs