Carnegie Mellon University

Sustainability Initiative Steering Committee


David Dzombak

University Professor and Department Head, Civil and Environmental Engineering


Steven Guenther

University Engineer and Assistant Vice President for Facilities Management and Campus Services


Alexandra Hiniker

Executive Fellow for Sustainability Initiatives


Sarah Mendelson

Distinguished Service Professor Of Public Policy and Head Of Heinz College In Washington, DC

Sustainability Initiative Advisory Council

Chadi Aoun, Program Director, Information Systems/Associate Teaching Professor, CMU-Qatar

Nina Baird, School of Architecture, College of Fine Arts

Silvia Borzutzky, Teaching Professor of Political Science and International Relations, Heinz College

Christa Cardone, Senior Writer, Officer of the Provost

Don Coffelt, Facilities Management and Campus Services

Gbemi Disu, Director, Operations - Division/Large Dept., CMU-Rwanda

Neil Donahue, Steinbrenner Institute, Mellon College of Science, College of Engineering

Ed Dunlea, Director, Corporate & Foundation Relations, Mellon College of Science

Pam Eichenbaum, Senior Manager, Strategic Initiatives and Engagement, Office of the President

Evan Feder, Vice President, Campus Affairs

Shannon Foster, Senior Institutional Research Designer & Analyst, IR&A

Lauren Henry, Senior Director, Alumni and Constituent Engagement

Tae Wan Kim,  Associate Professor Of Ethics, Tepper School of Business

Vivian Loftness, School of Architecture, College of Fine Arts

Elizabeth “Lib” Rosemeyer, Office of Title IX Initiatives

Edmund Russell, Professor of History, Dietrich College

Peter Scupelli, School of Design, College of Fine Arts

Liz Vaughan, Associate Dean of Student Affairs and Director of SLICE

Anna Siefken, Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation

M. Shernell Smith, Executive Director of the Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion

Deborah Steinberg, Green Practices and Sustainability Manager

Madeleine Timko, Director of Sustainability, Presidents Cabinet

Keith Webster, University Libraries