SCIPP Advisory Committee

Marilu Hastings

Environment Program Director
Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation


Marilu Hastings is the Environment Program Director at the Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation and served concurrently as Program Officer of the Energy Foundation from 2008-2011. Prior, Hastings was Director of Program Integration and a Senior Research Scientist at the Houston Advanced Research Center. She has more than twenty years of experience analyzing an array of policy issues related to sustainable development, environmental protection, climate change, hazardous and solid waste management, water resources, market development for recycled products, and corporate sustainable development. She earned an M.B.A. and Master of Public Affairs from the University of Texas and a B.A. in Economic and Political Science from Duke University.