Joe Shacter

During his four years as a senior policy advocate at the Chicago-based Environmental Law & Policy Center, Joe Shacter co-drafted the Electronic Products Recycling and Reuse Act and worked with numerous constituencies and elected officials to enact the bill.  Joe also worked on global warming and transportation issues there, particularly the advancement of high-speed rail.  Prior to his tenure at ELPC, Joe served as president/CEO of the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago following an 8-year career at the Museum of Science and Industry.  Joe earned an MBA and Master’s in Journalism from Northwestern, and his Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the University of Michigan.