The Office of Sustainability strives to foster collaboration across the university in support of sustainability through environmental, social, and economic responsibility. The office is a resource for the entire W&M community and engages students in the process of creating change in a manner intended to help them become leaders who will influence the world.
- Facilitate holistic change toward a sustainable campus and world
- Create a sense of community that drives sustainable progress
- Integrate sustainability into the operations, academics, and policy of W&M
- Provide educational experiences and resources to faculty, students, and staff so that they may be ambassadors of change
[[waterslake, Calandra Waters Lake]] | Director of Sustainability
[[e|qfam, Jenny Fam Qian Yee]] | Graduate Assistant of Sustainability
Jenny Fam is the Graduate Assistant at the Office of Sustainability while pursuing her Master's degree in Higher Education Administration at the School of Education. She is originally from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with B.S. in Biochemistry and worked as an International Program staff, where she assisted in the logistics of orientation, developed welcome events for new students, and recruited and trained new student orientation leaders. At W&M, Jenny coordinates with the Director of W&M Sustainability by providing operational and administrative assistance in a wide variety of initiatives, training and more. She oversees the EcoReps program, and events such as Earth Week and Meet the Greens.
[[e|cmfailon, Caroline Failon]] | Program Intern
[[e|rcford, Riley Ford]] | Program Intern
[[e|kataylor02, Kate Taylor]] | Communication Intern
Kate Taylor is a communications intern for the Office of Sustainability, managing the W&M Sustainability calendar, listserv and more. She is majoring in English and minoring in economics. In addition to her love of sustainability work, she is a passionate animal rights activist on campus. She also writes blog-style articles for W&M Her Campus and loves to paint! To be added to the listserv, email [[e|kataylor02,Kate Taylor]].
[[e|selykins, Sydney Lykins]] | Communication Intern
Sydney Lykins is a senior at the college double majoring in Marketing and Psychology with a concentration in Sustainability. Her academic interests involve corporate social responsibility and the relationship between the environment and holistic wellness. In addition to being a Communications Intern with the Office of Sustainability, managing the W&M Sustainability social media Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Hark Upon the Green blog, Sydney is also a yoga teacher at the Campus Rec Center and is a Tribe Ambassador with the Office of Admissions.