Governance Section : Sustainability Task Force
Presidential Task Force: Sustainability
Committee Charge: To develop sustainability within Georgia Perimeter College that is integrated throughout our curriculum, operations and community engagement. Sustainability will be defined by our:
- Knowledge of sustainability in theory and practice;
- Actions as stewards of our communities and the environments we impact;
- Leadership to build a culture of sustainability for our campuses, our communities, and our planet;
- Emphasis on building reciprocal relationships between GPC and the public-at-large.
The task team will provide recommendations and action items that will be the foundation of a comprehensive sustainability plan. The committee will evaluate action items recommended by the GPC Think Tanks and identify sustainability targets and goals within the aspects of curriculum, operations, administration and community engagement. The committee will prioritize action items that will be subject for evaluation 1 year from the completion of the plan.
Full Committee: 9/29/11, 11/9/11, 3/20/12.
- Education and Engagement: 10/6/11 and 12/7/11.
- Communication: 10/19/11 and 12/5/11.
- Operations: 10/21/11 and 12/19/11.
- Planning: 10/14/11 and 12/9/11.
|John Anderson||Department Chair, Life and Earth Sciences||Dunwoody|
|Polly Bouker||Associate Professor, Science||Newton|
|Sean Brumfield||Executive Director, Atlanta Center for Civic Engagement & Service Learning||Clarkston|
|Ron Carruth||Executive Vice President, Business & Finance||Decatur|
|Joanne Chu||Director, Southeastern Institute for Sustainability||Clarkston|
|Bill Covington||Development Officer, Institutional Advancement||Decatur|
|Lewis Godwin||Director, Campus Planning & Projects||Clarkston|
|Pam Gore||Professor, Geology & STEM Liaison||Clarkston|
|Ernie Guyton||Associate Professor, Social Science||Clarkston|
|Scott Hardy||Director, Plant Operations||Clarkston|
|Alan Jackson||Vice President, Academic Affairs||Decatur|
|Theodora Johnson||Director, Student Life||Dunwoody|
|Mike Post||Instructor, Fine Arts||Clarkston|
|Rebecca Rakoczy||Public Relations Specialist III||Decatur|
|Kevin Schwemmin||Coordinator, Civic Engagement & Service Learning||Dunwoody|
|Tyrie Smith||Director, New Program Development||Decatur|
|Nicole Vermillion||Instructor, Science (limited term)||Decatur|
|Lynn Zeigler||Associate Professor, Science||Clarkston|