Campus Sustainability Committee

Appointed by: President

Reports to: Vice President of Finance and Operations

Number of Members:*

Faculty: 2

Staff: 4


Student: 1

Administrative: 1

*To be determined by number of at-large nominees

Correct as of: August 2017

Purpose. Provides a forum for communicating more effectively among administrators, students, staff and faculty about sustainability and sustainable practices; studies and develops plans and recommendations for sustainability initiatives on the SHSU campus; and fosters an active partnership with the Huntsville community to promote joint sustainability ventures.

Appointments. The President makes all appointments.  Co-chairs are appointed by the President from nominations by Staff Council and University Faculty Senate and serve two-year staggered terms.  In addition, Staff Council nominates one staff representative; University Faculty Senate nominates one faculty representative; the Vice President for Student Affairs nominates one Student Affairs representative; the Vice President of Finance and Operations nominates one representative from Utilities and Energy Management; the Student Government Association nominates one student representative.  By virtue of positions, the Director of Building and Landscape Services, the Director of Marketing and Communications, and the Huntsville City Manager (or designated representative from the city) serve indefinite terms.  The city manager or his/her designated representative is nominated by the committee co-chairs.  Members serve two-year terms; student members serve one-year terms.  Up to four at-large members (faculty or staff) are nominated as needed by the committee co-chairs and serve two-year terms.

Committee Members 

Term expires August 31, 2019

Scott Dolezal, Co-Chair (Staff)

Term expires August 31, 2018

Soo-Yeon Hwang, Co-Chair (Faculty)

Terms expire August 31, 2019

Kerry Arnold, Staff Council
Ashley Crane, University Faculty Senate
Max Walling, Student Affairs
Lupe Lopez, Utilities & Energy Management/Facilities Management

Terms expire May 31, 2018

Joshua Gonda, Student Government Association

Indefinite Terms

Scott Dolezal, Building & Landscaping Services (Administrator)
TBD, City of Huntsville
Jeff Olsen, Marketing & Communications

Terms expire August 31, 2019

TBD, At-Large
TBD, At-Large

Terms expire August 31, 2018

TBD, At-Large
TBD, At-Large

To Report Errors

All errors in committee listings should be reported in writing to:
Heather Adams
Mail: Campus P.O. Box 2394

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