The UNCW Sustainability Council

Council Mission Statement

The UNCW Sustainability Committee shall advocate and facilitate collegial efforts to advance environmental integrity, economic vitality and social equity. The committee shall serve as a connection for students, faculty and staff to collaborate in order to engage in the development of values, advertisement of educational material, adoption of policies, and implementation of practices that strengthen the campus-wide commitment to sustainability.

Council Charge

To prioritize, to facilitate the implementation of recommendations that are identified to further the mission of sustainable practices in all aspects of UNCW's institutional culture, including operations, activities, academic programs and community relationships. The committee will provide an annual report to the chancellor that summarizes progress and future priorities.

Sustainability Action Plan


Co-Chair Department, Title
Kat Pohlman Environmental Health & Safety, Sustainability Captain
Roger Shew Geography and Geology, Lecturer
Energy & Operations Committee Department, Title
Steve Sharpe Facilities, Energy Manager
Paul Reinmann Facilities, Facility Engineer Specialist
Nic Troutman Housing and Residence Life, Associate Director of Housing & Residence Life
Ashley Cribb Auxiliary Services, Administrative Specialist
Delaney Dixon Student
Logan Skowronski Student
Academics Committee Department, Title
James Herstine Health and Applied Human Sciences, Professor
Dennis Kubasko CESTEM, Director / Professor
Jeff Hill Environmental Studies, Department Chair / Professor
Anthony Snider Environmental Studies, Associate Professor
Jack Hall Environmental Studies, Professor
John Osinski W.M. Randall Library, Health & Human Services Librarian / Lecturer
Marie Davis Environmental Studies, Graduate Student
Morgan Hoy Student
Paul Schweizer Environmental Studies, Graduate Student
Natural Areas & Landscaping Committee Department, Title
Christopher Randall Physical Plant, Landscape Superintendent
Duane Truscott Physical Plant, Tree and Shrub Specialist
Matt Collogan Centripetal Farms, Owner / Farmer / Educator
Stan Harts Environmental Health & Safety, Director
Jamie Rotenberg Environmental Studies, Associate Professor
Transportation Committee Department, Title
Adrienne Harrington City of Wilmington, Transportation Coordinator
Ken Kaiser Auxiliary Services, Parking and Transportation Manager
Nic Cannon Auxiliary Services, Temporary Employee
Casey Auch Geography, Student
Waste & Recycling Committee Department, Title
Mike Lloyd Campus Support Services, Director
Steve Swart ITS, Systems Specialist
Renee McClammy Physical Plant - Housekeeping, Administrator
Billy-Gray Weatherly Student
Research Committee Department, Title
Jennifer Biddle Public and International Affairs, Assistant Professor
Bonnie Monteleone Chemistry and Biochemistry, Administrative Associate
Elisabeth Garner W.M. Randall Library, Library Specialist
Tammy Bleier Admissions, Transfer Coordinator
Arisa Yoon Marine Biology, Student
Outreach Committee Department, Title
Diane Reed Career Center, Assistant Director
Kim Holbook Human Resources, Onboarding Specialist
Clifton Williams Housing and Residence Life, Residence Coordinator
Abby Plouff Student
Ben Padleckas Political Science & International Studies, Student
Dining Committee Department, Title
Matt Rogers Campus Dining, Resident District Manager (Aramark)
Sarah Daniels Feast Down East, Associate Director
James Morgenroth Student