Natalie Jakub

Natalie Jakub

Part-Time Faculty
Executive Director, Green Living Science



Public Health

Natalie Jakub

Natalie is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University where she holds a Bachelors of  Business Administration degree with a concentration in Marketing and a Master’s degree in Social Foundations and Community Education – Eco-Justice and Education. After completing her education, Natalie started as a Volunteer Coordinator at Green Living Science through the AmeriCorps VISTA program and since 2018 has served as the Executive Director

Natalie is a certified TRUE Advisor through the Green Business Certification Inc, helping facilities achieve zero waste. Natalie has also worked on helping businesses reduce waste and establishing sustainable recycling programs in the Detroit area. Natalie also serves as the chair of the Recycling and Waste Reduction Committee with Detroit City Council’s Green Task Force and is a board member of the Michigan Recycling Coalition. Natalie is an alumnus of the MSU Extension Great Lakes Leadership Academy - Leadership Advancement Program and the Environmental Leadership Program.


  • MA, Social Foundations and Community Education - Eco-Justice and Education, Eastern Michigan University, 2014
  • BBA, Marketing, Eastern Michigan University, 2010

Courses taught by Natalie Jakub

Fall Term 2023

Winter Term 2023

Fall Term 2022