Sustainability

A Standing Committee 

An Academic Senate Consultation Committee

 Committee Function

To facilitate the development, implementation, and management of Santa Rosa Junior College’s Strategic Plan Goal E and establish a culture of sustainability that promotes environmental stewardship, economic vitality, and social equity throughout all district sites.
• Promote sustainability across the five spheres of sustainability: Economics and Social Equity;
Education and Culture; Facilities and Grounds; Energy, Waste and Water; and Transportation and Access
• Monitor and provide input to district-wide policies and projects, especially construction,
renovation, and purchasing, to assure implementation of green practices and principles, in
coordination with the District Facilities Planning Committee (DFPC)
• Network with campus and community sustainability organizations and develop student trainings, events, and internships; coordinate with Student Sustainability Committee
• Create professional development opportunities related to sustainability for faculty and staff
• Oversee and promote environmental education at SRJC, including supporting the development of environmental courses and majors, administering the Global/Environment AS requirement, facilitating the Environmental Forum course, awarding Foundation scholarships, and assisting faculty across all disciplines to incorporate sustainability issues into their curricula

Administration Collage

 Meeting Schedule

General Membership Meeting: 4th Thursday each month  3:00 - 4:30pm

 

Subcommittee Work Team Sphere Meeting: 2nd Thursday 3:00 - 4:30pm

 Committee Structure

4 Administrators (3 by position)
5 Faculty (1 AFA appointed, 4 Academic Senate appointed)
3 Classified (1 by position)
2 Students (1 by position)
Preferred Membership: Representatives from all 5 sites, representatives from Transportation Committee, Student Sustainability Committee, STEM, CTE, Environmental Studies, Grounds, Facilities, Purchasing

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP Unlimited.
 

Membership Total: 14+

 Committee Chairs

A faculty member elected by committee and the Senior Director of Facilities Planning and Operations

 Committee Roster Legend

Type​ ​Description
F​ Faculty

GM​ 

General Membership 

 

 Committee Roster

​Name ​Type ​Name ​Type
Paul Bielen A* C
Carl Dobson ​A* C
Robert Ethington A* C
​A ​S
Albert Yu ​F-AFA ​S
Sara Jones F Victor Tam Ex*

Katie Gerber (fall only)

Alexa Forrester (spring only)

F Brad Davis Ex*
Jill Harrison F Genevieve Berton Ex*
Carla Grady F Laura Rivera Ex*

 

*Permanent Member by Position:

  • Senior Director, Facilities Planning & Operations
  • Vice President of Student Government Sustainability Committee
  • Manager, Grounds & Recycling
  • Chair Petaluma Green Collaborative (Classified Administrator or Faculty)
  • Dean of Student Affairs & Engagement Programs
  • Waste Diversion & Recycling Technician
  • Dean of STEM (Ex-Officio)
  • Dean of CTE (Ex-Officio)
  • Director of Student Equity (Ex-Officio)
  • Director of Purchasing (Ex-Officio)
  • Coordinator of Energy & Sustainability (Ex-Officio)

Work Teams (Based on 5 Spheres of Sustainability)

  • Economics and Social Equity
  • Education and Culture
  • Facilities and Grounds
  • Energy, Waste and Water
  • Transportation and Access
  
  
  
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