Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 54.08
Liaison Andrew McMahan
Submission Date June 24, 2015
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

Central Carolina Community College
PA-1: Sustainability Coordination

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Laura Lauffer
Sustainability Coordinator
Sustainable Technologies
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Does the institution have at least one sustainability committee, office, and/or officer that focuses on sustainability broadly and covers the entire institution?:

A brief description of the activities and substantive accomplishments of the committee(s), office(s), and/or officer(s) during the previous three years:

Does the institution have at least one sustainability committee?:

The charter or mission statement of the committee(s) or a brief description of each committee's purview and activities:
GREEN CENTRAL TEAM: CONSERVATION AND SUSTAINABILITY COMMITTEE Monitors and makes recommendations to promote the most efficient, cost effective, and environmentally friendly methods of conserving resources including electricity consumption and the use of consumable resources like paper, toner, and other supplies,while also identifying and promoting environmentally friendly and sustainable college processes, procedures or policies. The committee will be composed of three subcommittees, each with their own chairperson, to study and make recommendations for every college instructional site within each of the three service area counties.

Members of each committee, including affiliations and role (e.g. staff, student, or faculty):
VP Operations, Wayne Robinson Provost Chatham Campus, Karen Allen Sustainability Coordinator, Laura Lauffer Scott Byington, Chair Math and Science Department Amy Kennedy, Instructor, Biological Sciences Mark Hall, Lead Instructor, Honor Society Advisor, English Dept Joy Hall, English Instructor David Carter, English Instructor William J. (Bill) Edwards, Basic Skills Instructor Amanda Carter, Distance Education Specialist Joel Oldham, Grounds Manager Ronnie Measamer, Facilities Manager John Delafield, Sustainable Technologies Instructor Cindy Horrell Ramsey, Lee County Director of Continuing Education George Clayton, Lead Instructor, Business Technologies

The website URL where information about the sustainability committee(s) is available:

Does the institution have at least one sustainability office that includes more than 1 full-time equivalent (FTE) employee?:

A brief description of each sustainability office:

Full-time equivalent (FTE) of people employed in the sustainability office(s):

The website URL where information about the sustainability office(s) is available:

Does the institution have at least one sustainability officer?:

Name and title of each sustainability officer:
Laura Lauffer

A brief description of each sustainability officer position:
The Sustainability Coordinator manages the STARS and ACUPCC programs. The coordinator also chairs the Green Team and works with all departments on campus from professional development to facilities to assure sustainability considerations are addressed in campus efforts. The Sustainability Coordinator manages campus tours and community outreach events to expand sustainaiblity education beyond the classroom.

The website URL where information about the sustainability officer(s) is available:

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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