Staff

Volker Sick
Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, Mechanical Engineering DTE Energy Professor of Advanced Energy Research Director, Global CO2 Initiative

Volker Sick leads day-to-day Global CO2 Initiative operations, forges organizational partnerships, and brings together the initiative’s research teams. Sick brings years of experience as a leading scientist and administrator.

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Bernard David
Founder and Advisory Board Chairman Global CO2 Initiative

Bernard J. David is an entrepreneur, educator, and author. David has founded, built and sold several businesses.  

David founded the Global CO2 Initiative, a market-based solution to address one of the grand challenges of our planet: the impact of excessive CO2 emissions in our atmosphere and oceans.

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Lynn Cook
Administrative Assistant, Global CO2 Initiative

Lynn Cook is the administrative assistant to the Global CO2 Initiative team, working closely with all members of the team.

Grant Faber
Research Assistant, University of Michigan
Works on conducting techno-economic assessments of carbon utilization technologies.Read more about Grant Faber.
Susan Fancy
Program Manager for Research and Commercialization, Global CO2 Initiative

Susan Fancy specializes in managing projects and processes at the intersection of energy and climate.

Lucca Henrion
Research Fellow, Global CO2 Initiative

Lucca Henrion evaluates, promotes, and develops policies at the local, state, and regional levels that bolster carbon capture and utilization as a mainstream climate solution.

Kristienne Kattapong
Communication Specialist, Global CO2 Initiative

Kristi Kattapong serves as a communications bridge, helping forge connections from the Global CO2 Initiative to academia, research, industry and the world beyond. Read more about Kristi Kattapong.

Christophe Mangin
Program Manager for Business Development, Global CO2 Initiative

Globally leads the Technical Economic Analysis (TEA) and Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) activities within the Global CO2 Initiative.