Environment Illinois Research & Education Center Staff

Rich Hannigan
Vice President, Senior Communications Manager and Editorial Director, The Public Interest Network
(617) 747-4366

Started on staff: 1981
B.A., Tufts University

Rich directs The Public Interest Network's in-house writing and editorial team, with a focus on campaign messaging and packaging, digital content, member communications and fundraising. Rich has helped create the branding for new social change organizations, including Green Corps, Environment America and Impact. In 2011, he received the Public Interest Service Award from Public Citizen. Rich lives in Melrose, Mass., where he enjoys basketball, trivia night, friends and family—though not necessarily in that order.