Staff and Administrators

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A list of staff and administrators who we have worked with in the past and may be helpful in our causes. They are in no particular order so if you have an idea on how to organize them, please feel free.

  • Laban Coblentz
    • Chief of Staff and Associate Vice President for Policy and Planning
    • Has been extremely helpful and is very passionate about these issues.
  • John Kolb
    • Vice President for Information Services and Technology and Chief Information Officer
    • Has expressed interest in working with us to green his office.
  • Claude Rounds
    • Vice President for Administration
    • In charge of Auxiliary Services, the Physical Plant, Campus Planning and Facility Design, Campus Construction Projects, Procurement and Financial Services, and the Department of Public Safety; has worked with us off and on.
  • Rick Hartt
    • Director of the Union
    • Loyal Member of SSTF, passionate about these issues.
  • Cameron McLean
    • Director of Student Activities
    • EcoLogic's SARP, very concerned with these issues.
  • Erin Crotty
    • Director of Community Relations
    • Very helpful, especially when it comes to projects interfacing with the local community, former Commissioner of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation see link.
  • Geoff Seber
    • Advancement Officer, Office of Alumni Relations
    • has been helping start the SustainAffinity alumni group.
  • Janelle Fayette
    • Office of the First year Experience
    • Helps with the Vasudha Program.
  • Jason Jones
    • Parking and Transportation
    • was very helpful in finding parking for farmers market vendors, enthusiastic about working together.
  • Jennifer Wicks
    • Environmental Health and Safety Operations Specialist: Data Base & Web support, incedent logs
    • Loyal member of SSTF, works hard on and off the clock to advance the sustainability of the institute.
  • Jerry Faiola
    • Director of Environmental and Site Services
    • Has been very helpful on energy reduction and recycling programs among other things.
  • Steve Angle
    • Manager of Engineering, Environmental and Site Services
    • Has ben continually very helpful with projects interfacing with ES&S.
  • Jessica Otitigbe
    • Media Relations Specialist, Strategic Communications and External Relations
    • Has been very helpful in helping get our message out to the broader public.
  • Prabhat Hajela
    • Vice-Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education
    • An advisor to the Vasudha Program, Dr. Hajela has been quite supportive of our causes.
  • Rob Chernow
    • Vice-Provost for E*ntrepreneurship
    • Brings in lots of great speakers, many of which are supportive of our cause; has expressed interest in a green competition of some kind; supports innovation and entrepreneurship at RPI.
  • Scott Litwin
    • Supervisor of Rensselaer Landscaping Operations, ES&S
    • Has helped us regain access to the RPI Greenhouse; is helpful when working on projects relating to grounds.
  • Shannon Hitchcock
    • Assistant Dean of Residence Life
    • Helps out with the Vasudha Program; has talked about starting a sustainable housing community for upperclassmen.
  • Theresa Bourgeois
    • Director of Media Relations: Office of the President
    • Helped with Sustainability Charrette Planning; likes to help out when she can.
  • Jackie Baldwin
    • Executive Chef
    • Is passionate about local and organic food, has been very helpful in many food related programs; strongly supports [Terra Café]; has worked on composting and tray-less dining.