Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 30.28
Liaison Jon Bartlow
Submission Date Feb. 10, 2012
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Pittsburg State University
PAE-1: Sustainability Coordination

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Brian Peery
Sustainability Coordinator
Continuing and Graduate Studies
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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 :

As a socially responsible organization which recognizes there are limited and finite resources in the world, Pittsburg State University is committed to establishing practices to conserve energy and resources as well as decrease the universitiy's carbon footprint. While there are and have been practices already within the campus to conserve energy and resources it is the intent of the university by the establishment of this university committee to enhance current sustainability efforts.

Purpose: The committee develops and monitors the implementation of the institution's sustainability plan.

Members of the committee, including affiliations:


Jon Bartlow, Admissions

Brian Peery, Continuing and Graduate Studies


Alice Sagehorn, Curriculum and Instruction

Bob Susnik, Engineering Technology

David Adams, Campus Life and Auxiliary Services

Darren Botello-Samson, History, Philosophy and Social Sciences

Delia Lister, Biology

Donald Stoner III, Military Science

Wanda Endicott, Custodial and General Services

Gwen Murdock, Psychology and Counseling

Jessica Criser, Student

Jeff Stotts, Environmental Office

Jim Hughes, Purchasing

Jim Otter, Construction Management and Construction Engineering Technology

Jim Triplett, Biology

Jonna Schneicke, Student

Kathy Benard, Analysis, Planning and Assessment

Megan Corrigan, International Programs and Services

Paul Stewart, Facilities Planning

Robert Wilkinson, Analysis, Planning, and Assessment

Randy Roberts, Library

Rebecca Casey, Accounting and Information Systems

Russ Jewett, Intercollegiate Athletics

Shawn Naccarato, Development

Stephen Meats, College of Arts and Sciences

Tieg Tullis, Student

Tom Amershek, Building Trades and Landscape Maintenance

Todd Wixson, Sodexo

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:
Brian Peery

Sustainability coordinator's position title:
Research, Grants and Sustainability Coordinator

A brief description of the sustainability coordinator’s position:

The sustainability coordinator is a half-time position responsible for the coordination of the University Sustainability Committee and the implementation of the Campus Sustainability Plan.

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

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