Faces of Sustainability

Green Team Captain Spotlight: Hilary Floyd and Michelle Ford

2018-03-26T12:12:30+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Faces of Sustainability, Get Involved - Faculty, Green Team Network, Home Stories|

by Office of Sustainability Staff Writer Suzy Mullins (’18) The Green Team Network allows members of WFU faculty and staff to learn and collaborate across campus in efforts of integrating sustainability into the workplace. While the initiative provides Green Team captains with resources and leadership training, each captain implements their skills in ways which best support [...]

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Welcome New Sustainability Staff

2016-09-01T11:14:23+00:00August 27th, 2016|Categories: Faces of Sustainability, Home Stories|

The Office of Sustainability is pleased to welcome Brian Cohen and Ally Hellenga, who joined the Wake Forest Sustainability team on August 1, as the Program Coordinator and Communication and Events Coordinator, respectively. “We are fortunate to have attracted such bright and accomplished individuals to our team. These two bring experience in both sustainability and higher [...]

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Stottlemyer to head Environmental Program

2016-09-29T11:34:39+00:00August 15th, 2016|Categories: Academics, Faces of Sustainability, Get Involved - Faculty, Home Stories|

Dr. Eric Stottlemyer has been named director of the Wake Forest Environmental Program— adding yet another hat to his current work as an assistant teaching professor of the Writing Program and as the faculty director of the Learn, Experience, Navigate, Solve (LENS) Global Sustainability program. Stottlemyer will lead the Environmental Program as former Director Dr. Abdessadek Lachgar begins [...]

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Faces of Sustainability: John Shenette

2014-11-13T13:30:58+00:00November 7th, 2014|Categories: Buildings, Energy Conservation and Climate Change, Faces of Sustainability, Home Stories, Stewardship|Tags: , |

Strike up a conversation with John Shenette, Associate Vice President for Facilities and Campus Services, and along with that genuine smile and deep Bostonian accent you will find a wealth of knowledge and passion about the role of facilities in higher education. Shenette joined Wake Forest University in March and has been a prominent figure on campus [...]

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Faces of Sustainability: Alan Winkler

2014-01-17T11:27:03+00:00January 17th, 2014|Categories: Faces of Sustainability, Get Involved - Staff, Home Stories, Stewardship, Waste Reduction|Tags: , , , , |

From lamps to pianos, if you have moved or discarded furnishings on campus in the past few years, chances are you have met Alan Winkler, Surplus Coordinator for Wake Forest University. With a passion for keeping anything reusable out of the landfill, Winkler collects, catalogs, stores, and delivers myriad furnishings and recyclable waste streams across campus. [...]

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A Warm Welcome to Hannah Slodounik

2013-12-11T16:43:20+00:00September 17th, 2013|Categories: Faces of Sustainability, Home Stories, Stories|Tags: |

This fall Hannah Slodounik (pronounced: Sla – duv – nick) assumed the role of Program Coordinator for the Office of Sustainability. Her broad range of experience with sustainability programs throughout the country will serve her well as she works to advance several sustainability initiatives at Wake Forest. Underlying her professional experience is a passion for sustainability [...]

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Faces of Sustainability: Paul Borick

2013-12-11T16:27:28+00:00May 28th, 2013|Categories: Buildings, Faces of Sustainability, Get Involved - Staff, Home Stories|Tags: , |

Behind every green building, there is a team of designers and builders who imagined and built it. For several buildings at Wake Forest, Paul Borick is an important member of that team.  Borick is a Registered Architect and Senior Project Manager for WFU Facilities & Campus Services.  He manages design and construction projects anywhere from $1,000 to [...]

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Faces of Sustainability: Sarah Mason

2013-12-12T16:21:04+00:00March 1st, 2013|Categories: Energy Conservation and Climate Change, Faces of Sustainability, Get Involved - Faculty, Home Stories, Service and Outreach|

Dr. Sarah Mason wanted answers to her questions about sustainability.  A mathematician by profession, it felt obvious to think about her questions mathematically. As she began to examine questions about life-cycle analysis and resource efficiency, she says “I realized…to get a sense of what’s going on, you can use fairly simple math.  I decided that would [...]

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Faces of Sustainability: Environmental Health and Safety

2013-12-12T16:24:35+00:00February 5th, 2013|Categories: Faces of Sustainability, Get Involved - Staff, Health and Wellbeing, Home Stories|Tags: |

Campus sustainability efforts often begin with Environmental Health and Safety enforcement. Without first addressing the environmental and safety regulations that protect our resources and our overall health and safety, we would not be able to create sustainability goals and programs that take us beyond compliance.  The men and women of the Wake Forest Office of Environmental [...]

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Faces of Sustainability: Rogan Kersh

2013-12-12T16:39:04+00:00October 25th, 2012|Categories: Faces of Sustainability, Health and Wellbeing, Home Stories, Stewardship|Tags: |

Photo courtesy of Ken Bennet As a member of the graduating class of 1986, Wake Forest’s new Provost, Dr. Rogan Kersh, is no stranger to the university.  Neither is he a stranger to sustainability, an interest he has explored for several decades, or as he quips “since before Al Gore made it cool.” Dr. [...]

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