Urban Green Lab’s staff, board, and volunteers are a community of people who want to prioritize sustainable living education. We are passionate about creating a culture of sustainable behavior in Nashville. We envision a world where sustainability is a part of everyday life.



Sustainable Workplaces Coordinator
Sustainable Classrooms Manager
Sustainable Households Manager


Director of Education


Assistant Director of Special Initiatives
Executive Director


Communications Manager


Senior Director of Operations

Join our Team

In addition to our staff and board of directors, our team includes volunteers and frontline champions who go the extra mile every day to increase sustainability education in the Nashville area.

We are currently hiring for a Director of Partnerships and a Sustainable Workplaces Manager. Learn more about the positions by clicking the respective buttons below.

Nashville Living Wage Certified

Urban Green Lab is proud to be certified by Nashville Living Wage as an employer committed to providing a living wage for our employees.

Board of Directors


Kroger Companies

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Mike Drongowski


Nissan North America

Vice-President + Governance Committee Chairperson

Jaz Boon


Bridgestone Americas


Erica Weeks


Hastings Architecture

Treasurer and Finance Committee Chairperson

Jennifer Novo


Futuro, Inc.

Communications Committee Chairperson

Derek Blank

LP Building Solutions

Kelly Blankenship


Nashville Academy of Medicine & Medical Foundation of Nashville


Neely Burks


Tractor Supply Company

Ed Callaway


Holland & Knight

Melissa Cornejo-Nell


Metro Nashville Public Schools

Jimmie Covington


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Brandon Hill


Nashville Soccer Club

Robin Lee


Nashville Predators

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Kristin Nelson


Parthenon PR


Kareim Oliphant

Baker Donelson

Bo Robertson


ServisFirst Bank

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Ana Paula Serra


Nissan North America

Jacob Straessle


MBA Candidate at Vanderbilt University

Alexa Voytek


Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation

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