MIT Sloan Sustainability Initiative

Our Team

Tackling global challenges together is what we’re built to do.

In everything we do, we leverage MIT Sloan’s strengths in system dynamics, operations and supply chain, innovation and entrepreneurship, and economics and finance. We work to translate the emerging challenges of global sustainability into emerging opportunities.

As part of MIT, we understand the Institute's global reputation as a place for unrivaled measurement, analysis, and tools that help leaders around the world make informed decisions that lead to action.  We are committed to leveraging our influence, our platform, and our community to make lasting, sustainable change for all humankind. 

Our Core Values

  • Courage

    Think big; take risks; cross boundaries; speak truth to power; be kind

  • Curiosity

    Learn and reflect continuously

  • Empathy

    Meet people where they are; strive for just solutions

  • Integrity

    Keep our word; live by our values; clean up our messes

  • Rigor

    Ground claims in evidence; challenge each other’s assumptions; pursue the highest standards in all we do

  • Zest

    Bring enthusiasm; enrich human connection; foster vibrant conversation

Leadership Team

Jason Jay

Jason Jay

Senior Lecturer, Director, Sustainability Initiative, PhD '05

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Bethany Patten

Bethany Patten

Lecturer, Senior Associate Director, Sustainability Initiative, EMBA '13

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Roberto Rigobon

Roberto Rigobon

Economics, Finance and Accounting

Society of Sloan Fellows Professor of Management

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John D. Sterman

John D. Sterman

Management Science

Jay W. Forrester Professor of Management

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Staff

Dominic Farello

Dominic Farello

Assistant Director, Sustainability

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Jennifer Graham

Jennifer Graham

Associate Director, Sustainability

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Tracey Palmer

Tracey Palmer

Communications Consultant

Smita Warke

Smita Warke

Program Assistant

Our Team

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