MIT Sloan Sustainability Initiative

Students Taking Action

As global challenges arise, we train leaders to guide companies and organizations to become part of the solution. During their time at MIT, our students cultivate the knowledge, skills, and hope they need to tackle our greatest sustainability problems—and take hold of opportunities for a stronger, more equitable future. 

Meet our sustainability students below! 

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Alex Prather

Alex Prather

  • Program

    MBA '22

  • At a glance

    With a passion for climatetech innovation, Alex hopes to help scale solutions to our most challenging problems.

Jana Parsons

Jana Parsons

  • Program

    MBA '22

  • At a glance

    Jana is bringing her passion for problem solving, learning, and process improvement to the field of sustainability.

Christina Larson

Christina Larson

  • Program

    MBA '21

  • At a glance

    Christina is a big believer that those in positions of privilege have a responsibility to make a positive impact.

Brandon Lam

Brandon Lam

  • Program

    MBA '21

  • At a glance

    Brandon envisions a global food system that supports our nutritional, cultural, and environmental needs.

Sam Walsh

Sam Walsh

  • Program

    MBA '21

  • At a glance

    What motivates Sam? The need for a just energy transition and sustainable food systems.

Qing Qing

Qing Qing Miao

  • Program

    MBA '22

  • At a glance

    Qing Qing knows that kindness and compassion are key to building a future where humans and nature can thrive.

Della Bradt

Della Bradt

  • Program

    MBA '21

  • At a glance

    Della is passionate about harnessing individual consumption choices to combat the climate crisis.


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