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

Twin Cities LISC
gnicholls@lisc.org  |  651.265.2280

Matt Simcik

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

Bob Streetar

City of Oakdale
bob.streetar@ci.oakdale.mn.us  |  651.730.2806

Carissa Slotterback

Humphrey School of Public Affairs, U of MN
cschively@umn.edu | 612.625.0640

Megan Butler

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 | 952.448.9200