Contacts Connected to Sustainability at K

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Susan Lindemann

Susan Lindemann

Associate Vice President for Facilities Management
Chief Sustainability Officer
Office: Facilities Management

Contact Susan with questions about: Sustainable Building Construction & Design/Operations and Maintenance, Energy Procurement, Climate Action Plan, Climate Action Planning Committee and Student-led Recycling and Composting programs

Sara Stockwood feeding goats

Sara Stockwood

Director, Larry J. Bell ’80 Environmental Stewardship Center & Lillian Anderson Arboretum
Office: Dewing 004D

Contact Sara with questions about: the Arb, Trail Crew, Arb Stewardship PE class, Environmental Leader Corps, Environmental Stewardship Fellowships, Climate Action Planning Committee, Lillian Anderson Arboretum, Pollinator Habitat Enhancement

Amy Newday

Amy Newday

Experiential Learning Fellow for Environmental and Civic Engagement

Contact Amy with questions about: Hoop House, Seed Sovereignty Seminar, Just Food Collective, Gardening PE Class (Hoop House), Slow Farming Senior Seminar, Food & Farming Pathways

Professor holding a GPS device

Binney Girdler

Professor of Biology
Director of Environmental Studies Program
Office: Dow 307

Contact Binney with questions about: Environmental Studies

Staff member in front of a raised garden bed

Jane Hoinville

Prospect Research Analyst
Master Gardener

Contact Jane with questions about: Jolly Garden, Greenhouse, Gardening PE Class

Climate Action Planning Committee

The Climate Action Planning Committee meets regularly throughout the academic year and consists of Kalamazoo College faculty members, staff and students.

  • Andy Brown, News and Social Media Director
  • Brian Dietz, Associate Dean of Students
  • Richard Koenig, Professor of Art
  • Susan Lindemann, Associate Vice President for Facilities Management, Chief Sustainability Officer 
  • Jade Milton K’25, Climate Action Intern, Larry J. Bell ’80 Center for Environmental Stewardship
  • Sara Stockwood, Director of Larry J. Bell ’80 Center for Environmental Stewardship & Lillian Anderson Arboretum
  • Emerson Wesselhoff K’25, Climate Action Intern, Larry J. Bell ’80 Center for Environmental Stewardship