Eric W. Pollard is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma where he received a B.A. in Political Science with a minor in Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Environment. As an undergraduate he was a campus organizer and leader in various student organizations including the environmental student organization OUrEarth. Since last fall Eric has been working for the Oklahoma Wind Power Initiative supporting Oklahoma school districts and communities in developing renewable energy projects. Eric is also a community organizer at both state and local levels working on issues of sustainability and prairie smart growth.