Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 42.23
Liaison Ken Foster
Submission Date July 15, 2014
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Concordia College - Moorhead
PAE-1: Sustainability Coordination

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Samantha Hill
Sustainability Coordinator
Academic Affairs
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Does the institution have a sustainability committee?:

The charter or mission statement of the committee or a brief description of the committee's purview and activities :

In November 2011, President William Craft appointed ten members to the President's Sustainability Council.

The President's Sustainability Council is an ongoing working group that has built a vision for sustainability that coincides with Concordia's mission. This vision involves instilling the significance of sustainability in operations, in teaching and learning, and in building relationships with neighbors beyond the campus. The council will continue to work with students, faculty and staff to further the work of sustainability.

Members of the committee, including affiliations:

Faculty Chair: Dr. Ken Foster, Associate Professor, Political Science and Global Studies
Faculty Member: Dr. Bryan Bishop, Associate Professor, Biology and Environmental Studies
Faculty Member: Dr. Stephanie Ahlfeldt, Associate Professor, Communication Studies and Theater Art
Administrative Director: Kristin Brethova, Sustainability Coordinator
Representative of the President: Dr. Eric Eliason, Dean of the College and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Representative of Student Life: Jasi O'Connor, Director of Residence Life
Representative of Facilities: Wayne Flack, Director of Facilities Management
Representative of Finance: Mark Lillehaugen, Controller
Student Representatives: Samantha Lohse and Madeline Hyde

The website URL where information about the sustainability committee is available:
Does the institution have a sustainability office?:

A brief description of the sustainability office:

The number of people employed in the sustainability office:

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

Does the institution have a sustainability coordinator?:

Sustainability coordinator's name:
Kristin Brethova

Sustainability coordinator's position title:
Sustainability Coordinator

A brief description of the sustainability coordinator’s position:

The Sustainability Coordinator coordinates sustainability policies and procedures and works with the President's Sustainability Council, students and student groups, staff and faculty members, and many other partners across campus in order to set goals and establish practices that further our efforts on campus sustainability.

The website URL where information about the sustainability coordinator is available:

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