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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 5 campus sustainability positions for the next academic year will open during Spring Quarter (2017).

Positions that will be available:

  • Academic Programs
  • Buildings & Grounds
  • Communications
  • Food & Dining
  • Employee Engagement
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