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Environment and Sustainability Committee

Dr. Rebecca Bell-Metereau, Professor, English, Chair (2021)

Dr. Michelle Forsythe, Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (2022)
Ms. Portia Gottschall, Senior Lecturer, Organization, Workforce, and Leadership Studies (2022)
Dr. Colleen Myles, Associate Professor, Geography (2021)
Dr. BJ Spencer, Assistant Professor of Practice, Engineering Technology (2021)
Dr. Paula Stigler, Assistant Professor, Health Administration (2022)
Ms. Hannah Thorton, Clinical Assistant Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences (2020)
Dr. Lindsay Timmerman, Associate Professor, Communication Studies (2021)
Ms. Laura Waugh, Librarian, University Libraries (2022)
Dr. Leyuan You, Associate Professor, Finance and Economics (2021)

Ex Officio:
Ms. Nancy Nusbaum, Associate Vice President, Finance and Support Services Planning (T)
Mr. Tom Shewan, Associate Vice President, Facilities (T)
To Be Named, Representative, Staff Council (R)

Student Members:
Ms. Kelly Torpey, Representative, Student Government
To Be Named, Representative, Bobcat Build
To Be Named, Representative, Graduate House

Works to increase communication and create synergy around environmental and sustainability efforts of administrators, staff, faculty, and students by monitoring, coordinating, and communicating with departments, relevant committees, and student organizations. Its goals are to promote and publicize best practices, increase sustainability across the university, and strengthen Texas State's stewardship of our environment.