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Our Team

Lindsey Kalkbrenner
Director

lkalkbrenner@scu.edu
408-554-2369

Katharine Rondthaler
Forge Garden Manager

krondthaler@scu.edu 
408-643-1400

Cara K. Uy
Sustainability Coordinator

cuy@scu.edu  
408-551-3105

Lisa Martinez
BUG Educator

Bronco Urban Gardens (BUG)
lpmartinez@scu.edu 
408-386-5544

John Farnsworth
Faculty Associate, Curriculum Development

Senior Lecturer 

Dept. of Environmental Studies & Sciences

 

Leslie Gray
Faculty Associate, Academic Programs

Professor

Dept. of Environmental Studies & Sciences
 

staff

Jaro Bellier, '17

Intern, Buildings & Grounds
Environmental Science
Mechanical Engineering minor
sustainability@scu.edu 

Waste Intern

Chonsa Schmidt, '18

Intern, Waste Diversion 
Environmental Science

Megan Michel, '18

Intern, Student Engagement
Environmental Studies & Marketing

staff

Clinton May, '18

Intern, Residence Life
Environmental Science,
Economics minor 

Andie Filler, '18

Intern, Curriculum Development
Bioengineering

Allison Carmody, '17

Intern, Food & Dining
Environmental Science,
Economics minor

 

Lauren Moore, '17

Intern, Communications
Environmental Science,
Biology & Communication minors
 
 

Erin Murphy, '17

Intern, Employee Engagement
Economics,
Environmental Studies minor

Nick Spinelli, '17

Intern, Academic Programs
Economics & Communication

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Beatriz Lemus, '17

Forge Garden Intern
Environmental Studies,
Sustainability minor
 

 intern

Evie Kinkade, '18

Forge Garden Intern
Environmental Science
 
 

Applications for a Sustainability Intern for Transportation are now closed and the interview process is underway. 

Applications for five other positions will open during Spring Quarter (2017).

Kayla Wells. Class of 2016.
Sustainability Intern, Waste Diversion. September 2014 - 2016.
 
Blair Libby. Class of 2016.
Sustainability Intern, Buildings & Grounds. October 2013 - June 2016.
 
Keiko Montenegro. Class of 2016.
Sustainability Intern, Residence Life. October 2015 - June 2016.
 
Alec Kwo. Class of 2016.
Sustainability Intern, Student Engagement. January 2015 - February 2016.
 
Rissa Yaw. Class of 2013.
Sustainability Programs Assistant. January - June 2016.
 
Tyler Meditz. Class of 2017.
Sustainability Intern, Athletics & Recreation. January 2015 - June 2015.
 
Pallav Upadhyay. MBA.
Sustainability Intern, Curriculum Development. November 2014 - June 2015.
 
Thomas Wheeler. Class of 2016.
Sustainability Intern, Academic Programs. October 2013 - June 2014.
 
Julia Peters. Class of 2015. 
Sustainability Intern, Athletics & Recreation. October 2013 - September 2014. 

Asti Chandrakar. MBA.
Sustainability Intern, Curriculum Development. November 2013 - July 2014. 
 
Kelsey Baker. Class of 2014.
Sustainability Intern, Communications. September 2013 - June 2014.
 
Lynsey Cumberford-Palmer. Class of 2014.
Sustainability Intern, Employee Engagement. January 2013- June 2014.
 
Claire Ryan. Class of 2014.
Sustainability Intern, Residence Life. September 2013 - June 2014.
 
Claire Overholt. Class of 2014.
Sustainability Intern, Student Engagement. September 2013 - June 2014.
 
Olivia Benson. Class of 2014.
Sustainability Intern, Forge Garden Events and Outreach. March 2013 - March 2014 

Megan Anders. Class of 2014. 
Sustainability Intern, Athletics and Recreation. January 2012 - October 2013 

Michelle Tang. Class of 2013. 
Sustainability Intern, Student Initiatives. September 2011 - June 2013 
 
Christiane Sanicola. Class of 2013. 
Sustainability Intern, Waste Diversion. September 2011 - June 2013 
 
Aven Satre-Meloy. Class of 2013. 
Sustainability Intern, Communications. September 2011 - June 2013 

Amelia Evans. Class of 2013. 
Sustainability Intern, Residence Life. January 2012 - June 2013 
 
Elizabeth Hart. Class of 2012. 
Sustainability Intern, Faculty and Staff Initiatives. September 2011 - July 2012 
 
Molly Kagel. Class of 2011. 
Sustainability Intern, Faculty and Staff Initiatives. September 2010 - August 2011 
 
Kaelin Holland. Class of 2011. 
Recycling Intern. June 2009 - June 2011 
 
Hannah Slocum. Class of 2011. 
Sustainability Intern, Student Initiatives. October 2008 - June 2011 
 
Emily Orbanek. Class of 2011. 
Sustainability Intern, Communications. September 2010 - June 2011 
 
Chloe Fitzmaurice-Shean. Class of 2012. 
Sustainability Intern, Residence Life. September 2010 - June 2011 
 
Kristin Sterling. Class of 2010. 
Sustainability Intern, Faculty & Staff Initiatives. August 2009 - September 2010 
 
Christopher Woodhouse. Class of 2010. 
Sustainability Intern, Communications & Reporting. September 2009 - September 2010
 
Cara Uy. Class of 2011. 
Sustainability Intern, Residence Life & Move-Out Waste Diversion. August 2009 - September 2010 
 
Emily Thomas. Class of 2010. 
Sustainability Intern, Emissions Inventory for Catholic Relief Services. November 2008 - June 2010
 
Jennifer Gore. Class of 2009. 
Sustainability Intern, Faculty and Staff Initiatives. April 2008 - August 2009 
 
Tracey Mangin. Class of 2009. 
Recycling Intern. July 2007 - June 2009 
 
Richard Jaramillo. Class of 2011. 
Sustainability Intern, Reporting and Assessments. October 2008 - June 2009 
 
Preet Anand. Class of 2010. 
Sustainability Intern, Sustainable Office Assessment Project. April 2008 - June 2008 
 
Peter Thamer. Class of 2008. 
Sustainability Assessment Intern. January 2007 - June 2008 
 
Brandon Ridley. Class of 2006. 
Sustainability Assessment Intern. June 2006 - September 2006 

If you would like to speak with a team member:

Please send an email to the email listed below the team member's name to request a meeting time.

Contact Us

Mailing Address:
Center for Sustainability
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
Physical Address:
Varsi Hall
Second Floor

E-mail:
sustainability@scu.edu

recycling@scu.edu

theforge@scu.edu