Renewable Natural 

Resources Foundation



RNRF Board of Directors 

2017-2018


Chairman

John E. Durrant*
Sr. Managing Director, Engineering & Lifelong Learning
American Society of Civil Engineers
Reston, Virginia

Executive Director

Robert D. Day*
North Bethesda, Maryland

Directors:

Richard A. Engberg*
American Water Resources Association
Middleburg, Virginia

Sarah Gerould*
Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry
Pensacola, Florida

Paul Higgins
Director, Policy Program
American Meteorological Society
Washington, District of Columbia

Lu Gay Lanier*
American Society of Landscape Architects Fund
Washington, District of Columbia

Raj Pandya*
Program Director, Thriving Earth Exchange
American Geophysical Union
Washington, District of Columbia

Howard N. Rosen
RNRF Public Interest Member
Research Chemical Engineer, U.S. Forest Service (retired)
Silver Spring, Maryland

Barry W. Starke
RNRF Public Interest Member
Landscape Architect, Principal, Earth Design, Inc. (retired)
Warrenton, Virginia

Kasey White
Director for Geoscience Policy
Geological Society of America
Washington, District of Columbia

*Executive Committee

Alternate Directors:

Tom Chase
Director of Coasts, Oceans, Ports & Rivers Institute
American Society of Civil Engineers
Reston, Virginia

Vicki S. McConnell
Executive Director
Geological Society of America
Boulder, Colorado

Andy Miller
Postdoctoral Fellow, Policy Program
American Meteorological Society
Washington, District of Columbia

Greg Schiefer
Executive Director
Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry
Pensacola, Florida

Nancy C. Somerville
President
American Society of Landscape Architects Fund and
Executive Vice President, American Society of Landscape Architects
Washington, District of Columbia




Former Chairmen of the Board

Richard A. Engberg
American Water Resources Association
October 2014 - November 2018
Sterling, Virginia

Howard N. Rosen
Society of Wood Science and Technology
November 2010 - 2014
Silver Spring, Maryland

Barry Starke
American Society of Landscape Architects
November 2006 - November 2010
Warrenton, Virginia

Albert A. Grant
Public Interest Member
Former President, American Society of Civil Engineers
November 2002 - November 2006
Potomac, Maryland

David W. Moody
American Water Resources Association
November 2000 - November 2002
Reston, Virginia

Richard L. Duesterhaus
Soil and Water Conservation Society
November 1994 - November 2000
Vienna, Virginia

Clare W. Hendee
Public Interest Member
Former Deputy Chief for Administration
U.S. Forest Service
November 1990 - November 1994
Chevy Chase, Maryland

Carl R. Sullivan, Jr.
American Fisheries Society
November 1986 - November 1990
Charles Town, West Virginia

Harden R. Glascock, Jr.
Public Interest Member
Former Executive Vice President, Society of American Foresters
February 1972 - November 1986
Corvallis, Oregon