Stephanie Pincetl | Faculty Director

UCLA Institute for Environment and Sustainability

Stephanie Pincetl is Professor-in-Residence at the UCLAA Inst. Of the Environment and Sustainability and Director of the California Center for Sustainable Communities at UCLA. Dr. Pincetl conducts research on environmental policies and governance and analyzes how institutional rules construct how natural resources and energy are used to support human activities. She is expert in bringing together interdisciplinary teams of researchers across the biophysical and engineering sciences with the social sciences to address problems of complex urban systems and environmental management. Pincetl is the Faculty Director of the Los Angeles Regional Collaborative for Climate Action and Sustainability (LARC). She was instrumental in making the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability at UCLA its institutional home.


Howard Choy

General Manager, Office of Sustainability, County of Los Angeles

Shannon Parry

Sustainable Santa Monica Coordinator

Jonathan Parfrey

Executive Director, Climate Resolve

Steve Baule

Manager of Special Projects, LA Dept. of Water & Power