The Resilient Communities Project Advisory Committee is comprised of representatives from within and outside the University of Minnesota who provide strategic advice and guidance to the program.


Gretchen Nichols

Program Officer, Twin Cities LISC
gnicholls@lisc.org  |  651.265.2280

Matt Simcik

Associate Professor, School of Public Health, U of MN
msimcik@umn.edu  |  612.626.6269

Bob Streetar

Community Development Director, City of Oakdale
bob.streetar@ci.oakdale.mn.us

Carissa Slotterback

Associate Dean, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, U of MN
cschively@umn.edu

Megan Butler

Doctoral Student, College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences, U of MN
butle553@umn.edu

Nate Kabat

Assistant City Administrator, City of Chaska
nkabat@chaskamn.com

Angelica Klebsch

Policy Director, CItizens League
aklebsch@citizensleague.org