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Sustainable Campus Fee Committee

Membership 2014-2015:

  • Carl Gerhold, Manager, Environmental Health and Safety (Chair)
  • Cindy McElroy, Student Affairs Representative
  • Joe Schiller, Faculty Representative (2nd of 2 years)
  • Melody Shipley, Staff Representative
  • Don Sudbrink, Faculty Representative  (1 year term)
  • Diyonka Massey, Student Representative (2nd of 2 years)
  • Brenna Sovine, Student Representative (2nd of 2 years)
  • Jed Dugger, Student Representative (1 year term  )
  • Karlee Wyatt, Student Representative (1 year term)
  • Joe Lachina, Director of Dining Services (ex officio)

The committee has the responsibility for advising the president relative to the development of on-campus sustainability initiatives in accordance with the Tennessee Board of Regents Sustainable Campus Fee Program Guidelines. The committee shall meet at least once each semester to recommend projects and funds distribution to the president. In addition, the committee shall prepare a status report for publication at the end of each fiscal year for all program activities.

Members should demonstrate reasonable knowledge about clean, renewable energy practices, as well as familiarity with the efficiency and conservation principles. Initiative recommendations should focus primarily on direct demonstrable campus sustainability benefits, energy efficiency and utility conservation, alternative fuels and sustainable design.

Committee Documents

Contact Information

If you have questions, concerns or would like more information about the Sustainable Campus Fee Committee, please contact:

Carl Gerhold