Sections

Advisors

The Office of Sustainability is advised by the Sustainable Initiative Steering Committee. Each member of the executive committee is a chair of a subcommittee designed to address one of the university’s 10 strategic areas in sustainable development.

Get Involved! We are actively seeking the assistance of faculty, staff, and students to serve on each subcommittee. For more information on how you can get involved, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Academics

Kalanithy Vairavamoorthy - Director, Patel College of Global Sustainability
Kebreab Ghebremichael - Acting Director, Office of Sustainability

Designed Environment

Lelia Proctor - Director, Facilities Planning and Construction
Barbara Donerly - Assistant Director, Facilities Planning and Construction

Green Building

Lelia Proctor - Director, Facilities Planning and Construction
Barbara Donerly - Assistant Director, Facilities Planning and Construction

Transportation

Sara Hendricks - Senior Research Associate, Center for Urban Transportation Research
Manuel Lopez - Director, Parking and Transportation Services

Water

Maya Trotz - Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
James Griffin - Associate in Research, Florida Center for Community Design and Research

Energy

Siva Prakash - Director, Physical Plant
Nainan Desai - Assistant Director, Physical Plant

Students

Elizabeth Kaplon - Assistant Director of Academic Initiatives, Housing and Residential Education
Joseph Michalsky - Chief Sustainability Officer, USF Student Government

Recycling and Waste Management

Tom DiBella - Director, Purchasing and Property Services
Sharon Hanna-West - Exide Distinguished Lecturer of Ethics and Sustainability, Department of Management and Organization

Ex-Officio

Linda Whiteford - Vice Provost for Academic Program Development and Review, Office of the Provost