Sustainability Office Staff | Campus Sustainability Subcommittee
Karen Kellogg, Director of Sustainability, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies and Sciences
Karen studied engineering as an undergraduate at the University of Iowa and received her Ph.D. in ecology with conservation biology from Pennsylvania State University. Karen started at Skidmore in 1999 and has taught a variety of courses, including "Sustainable Development" and the "Engineering and Ecology of Energy." Karen has invested many hours building knowledge and awareness of sustainability through her courses and larger operational and curricular efforts at the College, such as helping to launch the environmental studies major just over 10 years ago.
Paul Lundberg, Assistant Director of Construction Services
Paul holds a master's of science in energy management from the New York Institute of Technology and has attained designation as a certified energy manager and certified geo-exchange designer from the Association of Energy Engineers. Paul has been at Skidmore for 15 years in our Facilities Services Department and has been involved with capital construction projects during all phases of development, design, and implementation. Paul has also had direct involvement with the majority of our energy conservation and alternative energy initiatives at the College.
Jennifer Natyzak, Sustainability Fellow
Jennifer graduated with a B.S. in environmental science and minor in global sustainability from the University of Virginia in 2016. During her time at UVA, she spearheaded efforts with UVA’s Earth Week, coordinated zero-waste events, served on the Student Council Sustainability Committee, and worked as a student employee at the UVA Office for Sustainability. At Skidmore Jennifer strives to cultivate a culture of sustainable living through a variety of student programs.
Levi Rogers, Sustainability Coordinator
Levi graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.S. in environmental conservation and from Antioch University New England with an M.B.A. in sustainability. He started at Skidmore in November 2012 and has worked with campus members to expand and create a variety of campus sustainability programs, and he continues to work with the dedicated Skidmore community to make progress toward the College's sustainability goals
Chair: Levi Rogers, sustainability coordinator
Faculty member: Michael Marx, English
Sustainability fellow: Jennifer Natyzak
Director of facilities services (or designee): Dan Rodecker
Associate dean of the faculty (or designee): Karen Kellogg, sustainability director
Director of purchasing services (or designee): Carol Schnitzer
Representative from Student Affairs: Tory Atkins, assistant director of leadership activities
Representative from Admissions and Financial Aid: Matt Cohen
Representative from Advancement: Adele Einhorn
Student representative of the Environmental Action Club: Gabi Mascarin '18
Student representative from the Sustainability Committee: Maya Cohn '17