Sustainability Committee

Sustainability Committee

The purpose of the Sustainability Committee (SusCom) of Swarthmore College is to make recommendations to the President and to the College community regarding policies to promote environmental sustainability on campus. The Committee focuses on identifying policies and practices that promote the most efficient and responsible use of College resources; monitoring funds and grants pertaining to environmental sustainability; and coordinating and support campus sustainability initiatives and efforts.

2012-2013 Sustainability Committee Members

  • Eric Wagner, Athletics & Physical Education - Co-Chair
  • Ralph Thayer, Director of Maintenance - Co-Chair
  • Laura Cacho, Director of Sustainability
  • Maurice Eldridge, Vice President for┬áCollege and Community Relations and Executive Assistant to the President
  • Carr Everbach, Department of Engineering
  • Joy Charlton, Executive Director of the Lang Center for Civic & Social Responsibility
  • Mark Wallace, Department of Religion
  • Sheila Magee, Facilities
  • Tao Wang, Department of Economics
  • Linda McDougall, Director of Dining Services
  • Deb Kardon-Brown, Assistant Director for Student Programs, Lang Center
  • Giovanna Di Chiro,┬áLang Visiting Professor for Issues of Social Change
  • Mark Davis, ITS
  • Shinae Yoon, '16
  • Chris Chalaka, '15
  • Hayden Dahmm, '15
  • H.G. Chissell, '96
  • Thomas Cochrane, Facilities
  • Stephen O'Hanlon '17, Secretary and Sustainability Communications Coordinator Intern