Loyola University Chicago

Institute of Environmental Sustainability

Our People

Ann Erhardt, MM, ISSP-CSP

Title/s:  Faculty

Office #:  Remote

Phone: (616) 889-5977


CV Link: ErhardtResume


Ann Erhardt has over fifteen years of experience in sustainability and climate change consulting including her most recent role as Chief Sustainability Officer for campus facilities and Director of Strategic Initiatives at Michigan State University.

After serving four years as Director of Campus Sustainability at Michigan State University, her focus changed to a more strategic role that concentrated on core business integration of sustainability into all infrastructure systems.

Formerly the Director of Energy Programs for the West Michigan Environmental Action Council, Erhardt received her sustainable business/environmental science degree and masters of management and organizational leadership from Aquinas College. She also achieved an advanced study certificate in design and innovation from Ferris State University. Ann‘s extensive experience in the sustainability field and her contagious passion for sustainability make her an invaluable resource and natural leader.


  • Executive Education for Organizational Leadership--Harvard University
  • Master of Management (MM) – Organizational Development & Leadership--Aquinas College
  • Bachelor of Science - Sustainable Business & Environmental Science--Aquinas College
    Advanced Study Certificate - Design Process & Innovation Management--Ferris State University
    Bachelor of Science - Business Administration & Communications--Aquinas College