Suzanne Savanick Hansen

Suzanne Savanick Hansen

Sustainability Manager

Kagin Commons, 124
Telephone: 651-696-6019

She developed the Sustainable Campus Initiative at the University of Minnesota and most recently worked for the Science Education Resource Center and as a visiting professor at Carleton College.  Her previous experience includes working for the Minnesota Office of Environmental Assistance and serving as an elected supervisor of the Dakota County Soil and Water Conservation District.  She also currently serves on the Forum of Women in the Environmental Field's Board of Directors.  When she is not at work, she cross country skis, canoes, and tries to keep a garden alive at her family's farm in southern Minnesota.

  • Ph.D. in conservation biology, University of Minnesota
  • M.A. in environmental management, Duke University
  • B.A. in geology, Carleton College