Sustainability Representative

 Crystal

Crystal Diaz

Name: Crystal Diaz

Year: Sophmore

Position: Sustainability Representative

Studying: Political Science Major Communication and Hispanic Studies Minor

Why did you join SenateBeing a part of Senate means that I will have the opportunity to advocate sustainability and to show my peers how to care for and love our environment.

Where do you see yourself in 20 years: Foreign Serivce Office

Email: [email protected]


Sustainability Representative Duties:

  • Have one vote.
  • Promote and educate the community about campus issues pertaining to the four pillars of sustainability: economic, social, political, and environmental. 
  • Serve as liaison between the administration and students on campus sustainability issues. 
  • Meet with CSB staff to address issues pertaining, but not limited to: facilities, grounds, residential life, housing, culinary services and transportation to discuss their efforts in sustainability.
  • Serve as a member of the Outdoor U advisory group, if applicable.
  • Serve as a member of the College Sustainability Council. 
  • Serve as liaison for the Full Circle Greenhouse. 
  • Aid in the planning and/or implementation of annual sustainability events and functions on campus.
  • Organize tabling events to educate students about proper recycling and compost methods. 
  • Ensure that the college remains dedicated to its sustainability commitments. 
  • Serve as a member of the Strategic Resources and Business Infrastructure Committee for the Board of Trustees. 
  • Serve as a member of at least one regularly meeting sustainability group on campus (i.e. sustainability alliance, Eco houses, Climate Action Club, etc.). 
  • Promote the CSB/SJU Ride-Share initiatives. N. Receive funds to investigate, propose, fund and enact sustainability efforts on campus.