National Team

Brittany Bennett

Executive Director

Brittany Bennett is the Executive Director of Engineers for a Sustainable World. She has been a part of ESW for five years since 2012, starting in her first year at Smith College where she was a Chapter President. Brittany was involved in one of ESW-Smith's premiere projects - the design of a cargo bicycle to transport goods for Dining Services. After winning Smith's "Sustainable Leader" award, Brittany went on to become the first Director of Chapter Relations at ESW-Headquarters in 2013. As Director, Brittany restructured the relationship between ESW chapters and Headquarters. Brittany is also the author of ESW's Chapter Leader Guide. After a year with ESW-HQ, she decidde to pursue her passion for K-12 education. Brittany created new STEM lesson plans, workshops, and other educational content for ESW. She was later promoted to Deputy Director, and eventually became the Executive Director of ESW. As ED, Brittany is dedicated to supporting projects, both student and professional, that have a lasting sustainable impact on campuses, in communities, and in the world. Outside of ESW, Brittany is a Transportation Engineer at Felsburg Holt & Ullevig in Denver, CO. She is an active transportation enthusiast and enjoys, coffee, music, and people. 

Erin Rose Briggs

Deputy Director

Erin Rose received her B.S and M.Eng. in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell, where she served as the school's ESW Chapter President '11-'12, Vice President of Events '10-'11 and Vice President of Communications '12-'13. She currently resides in Detroit and works as a Product Development Engineer at Ford. Erin Rose started out her time with the ESW National Team in June 2012 as one of the summer interns. She then transitioned to the Assistant Development Director, Chapter Relations Coordinator and helped to develope the Networks Department to work on outreach to new student and professional chapters, connect with ESW alumni, and build partnerships with outside organizations. In the fall of 2016 she transitioned into her new role as Deputy Director. If you have any questions about starting a chapter or joinging the Leadership Team, please contact her!

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