Climate Change and National Security in Missouri

January 31, 2023

In this virtual discussion with researchers and practitioners, we heard about how climate & security issues are relevant to Missouri, and how we can best plan for our future.

  • Melissa Flagg, Founder of Flagg Consulting LLC
  • Barbara Schaal, Ph.D.Mary-Dell Chilton Distinguished Professor of Biology at Washington University in St. Louis, and member of President Obama’s Council of Advisors for Science and Technology from 2009–17.
  • Wyatt Thompson, Ph.D.Professor in Agricultural and Applied Economics Department and the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri.
  • Jason Knouft, Ph.D., Professor of Biology at Saint Louis University and Expert Consultant in Water and Climate Security with the U.S. Department of State.