Sustainability Committee
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​

Membership Total: 14+

 Committee Chair

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

 Committee Roster Legend

Type​ ​Description​
General Membership

 Committee Roster

​Name ​Type ​Name ​Type
David Liebman (designee) ​A*
Hank Lankford A* Teresa Tope C
Javier Rodriguez Aguilera (designee) A* Guy Tillotson C
Rachel Minor A Andres Jojoa S
Alexa Forrester F Will McBeardsley S
Katie Gerber  F Victor Tam Ex*
Abigail Zoger F          Benjamin Goldstein (Dean CTE Designee) Ex*
​Jennifer Palladini F ​Genevieve Bertone ​Ex*

​F Jessica Lofgren (designee) ​Ex*
​F ​F

  *Permanent Member by Position: 

  • Director, Facilities Planning & Operations
  • Vice President of Student Government Sustainability Committee
  • Manager, Grounds & Recycling
  • Chair Petaluma Green Collaborative (Classified Administrator or Faculty)
  • Senior Dean of Students
  • 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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