Our Team John H. Lienhard V, PhD, PE Director John H. Lienhard V is Abdul Latif Jameel Professor of Water and Mechanical Engineering and the director of the Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab at MIT. Renee J. Robins Executive Director As executive director for J-WAFS, Renee J. Robins works closely with faculty director John Lienhard to develop and manage the lab’s activities, priorities, and strategy. Rob Ellison Director of External Relations Rob Ellison is refining and growing J-WAFS' Research Affiliate Program and is overseeing the development of consortia focused on important issues related to food and water. Greg Sixt, PhD Research Manager Greg Sixt is leading a collaborative team of researchers to develop a research agenda at the nexus of food systems and climate change adaptation. Andi Sutton Communications and Program Manager Andi Sutton manages communications and outreach for J-WAFS, overseeing comprehensive communications strategies for the lab and coordinating our contact with various stakeholders. Jasmine Edo, MBA Financial and Project Coordinator Jasmine Edo manages J-WAFS' finances and various other project needs. Her responsibilities include financial projections, reporting and analysis, among others. Lisa Miller Communications and Project Assistant Lisa Miller assists in the creation and dissemination of communications produced by J-WAFS, assists in research, analysis, and reporting, and other support.