The Office of Sustainability is located in Main, rooms 010, 011 and 012.



Judy Purman joined CSB in August 2010 as the Director of the Office of Sustainability where she coordinates, develops, and implements strategies for sustainable practices campus-wide through collaboration with students, faculty and staff.  She co-directed a short term study abroad program in Otavalo, Ecudaor for the past three years and serves on the board of the Minnesota Street Market in St. Joseph.  She earned a BA in History from Beloit College and an MS in Horticulture from the University of Maryland-College Park.  She enjoys travel with her family, quilt making, board games and good movies.


Sustainability Fellow Alex Miller

Alexandra Miller is the Sustainability Fellow for the 2015-2016 academic year. Alex grew up in Dilworth,MN and graduated in May 2015 with a major in environmental Studies with an emphasis in Management and a minor in Political Science from Bemidji State University. During her time at BSU, Alex worked in the Sustainability Office as project manager, was co-convenor of the Environmental Advisory Committee, President fo the Students for the Environment club, a member of the city of Bemidji Sustaibility Committee and a senator on Student Senate. In her free time, Alex enjoys biking, hiking, camping, volleyball, gardening, and canning her harvest in the fall.



Student Employees 

Madi Sundlof is currently a senior majoring in environmental studies with a biology minor. This year she will be helping the Sustainability Office with the Eco-Reps program and assisting in a variety of other projects. She enjoys running, exploring, and Nutella. After visiting 3 countries in Africa and spending 2 months farming in Lesotho, she is a soil lover and has a passion for traveling.

Student Employees

Kyle Munshower is a sophomore student from Minneapolis. This is his first year in the office and he is the Communications & Marketing Coordinator. Kyle works regularly maintaining the office's website and cultivating an intuitive social media presence. Kyle is passionate about climate policy and sustainable economics, and hopes to spread awareness about related topics on campus. Outside of the office, Kyle is an active member of the theatre community and is a member of the Attention-Starved Children improv comedy group. Additionally, he brews his own kombucha, loves biking in his hometown of Minneapolis, and is an avid coffee drinker.



We currently have openings for interns! If you are interested, please contact Judy at  

Contact Us

CSB Sustainability Office
Main G010, College of Saint Benedict
(320) 363-5391