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Sustainability Institute
400 7th Street North - Coleman 207
La Crosse, WI 54601


The Sustainability Institute helped bring this program to the 7 Rivers Region in 2015 and since then, 16 organizations and businesses representing over 7,000 employees have participated in the program.



Casey Meehan, PhD, is proud to serve as the 2017 MPower Program Coordinator. As the Sustainability Coordinator at Western Technical College, Casey is responsible for promoting Western’s commitment to sustainability and resilience as well as coordinating internal and external efforts towards these ends. An experienced educator, Casey has taught in K-12 settings and in public and private higher education institutions.  Before coming to Western as the Teaching and Learning Coordinator in 2014, he was a faculty member at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine where he created and taught environmental and place-based education courses. He still maintains his state of Wisconsin secondary-level teaching license. He plays an active role in the region's sustainability and resilience efforts. Casey serves on the Western Environmental and Sustainability Team (WEST), co-led the Western's 2016-2017 MPower Team,  has written environmentally-focused opinion pieces for the La Crosse Tribune, and participates in the Citizen's Climate Lobby.