Tuesday, June 15, 2021


Quick Link:  Bill Lusk :: Olin Ivey :: Sandy Kurtz :: Richard Rothman :: David White :: Barry Wilde

Board Member

Olin M. Ivey Ph.D.
Associate for Stewardship and Outreach,
Pilgrim Congregational Church
P. O. Box 5155
Chattanooga TN 37406
423. 645.5045

As Executive Director of the Georgia Environmental Organization, Ivey initiated the discussion of sustainability in Georgia in 1993 and held a series of conferences and consultations on sustainability throughout the remainder of the decade of the 90s. He served on task forces and working groups of the President's Council on Sustainable Development, was on the executive committee of two other national sustainability groups, and edited Georgians on Sustainability that included reflections of sustainability by a number of leaders throughout Georgia.

Olin has lived and worked in Tennessee since 1999. He presently serves as the Associate for Stewardship and Outreach at Pilgrim Congregational Church in Chattanooga. In 2004 he developed and coordinated two conferences: the statewide Threshold: Sustaining a Land Called Tennessee and JustWater, an environmental justice conference for the Alabama-Tennessee Association of the United Church of Christ.

His undergraduate degree was received from East Tennessee State University. He holds two Master's degrees from Drew University in Madison, New Jersey. His M.A. and Ph.D. are from Claremont Graduate University in Claremont, California.

website created by Smallfish Web Solutions