Patricia Brackin is a professor of mechanical engineering at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. She has significant industrial experience as a Designer and is a licensed Engineer. She has taught design classes, including capstone, for more than 30 years. As she became interested in sustainability, she realized that students needed to learn about sustainable practices earlier in the curriculum in order to be prepared for a capstone. In addition, she is a member of the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET and serves on the Committee for Engineering Accreditation for the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
Richard House is Associate Professor of English at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, with professional interests in the rhetoric of science and engineering as well as literature. As an advocate for environmental concerns, he is active in several community initiatives at Rose-Hulman and in Terre Haute. He is active in the ASEE Liberal Education/Engineering and Society Division and in the IEEE Professional Communication Society,
Rebecca Booth DeVasher is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. She has been teaching chemistry and working with undergraduate researchers in the field of green chemistry since the 2004-05 academic year. She earned her Ph.D. from the University of Alabama, where she specialized in environmentally friendly methods for synthetic organic chemistry.