Team

AMS Sustainability Team

 

 

Adriana Laurent, Associate Vice-President Sustainability

Adriana is a 4th year student in the Global Resource Systems Program in LFS, with a focus on the relationship between food security and the environment.  She enjoys helping students pursue projects that provide innovative solutions to sustainability challenges, and represents the voice of students concerned about sustainability. She is particularly passionate about zero waste initiatives and has been involved with waste management on campus for several years now. For inquiries regarding new project ideas, existing projects and programs, event collaboration, operational sustainability at the AMS, participation on the Sustainability Projects Fund Committee, the Light Footprint Strategy and anything else related to sustainability, get in touch with Adriana and she will ensure you receive the support you need.

Contact Kasha:

sustainability@ams.ubc.ca

604-822-6868

Office Hours:

By Appointment – Student Life & Sustainability Centre (SLSC), located on the lower level of the AMS Student Nest

 

Marina, Sustainability Project Coordinator

Marina is in her final year at UBC, majoring in Political Science and Economics, and is especially interested in the politics of climate change. She’s also passionate about progressive waste management solutions, waste diversion, and the creation of circular economies. Within the AMS and in collaboration with SEEDS, Marina is responsible for the oversight of projects related to sustainability, offering groups the resources and support they need to successfully complete projects. In her spare time, you can find her hiking, volunteering with the non-profit SPEC, or tending to her vegetable garden.

Contact Marina:

sustainprojects@ams.ubc.ca

778-867-4777

Office Hours:

By Appointment – Student Life & Sustainability Centre (SLSC), located on the lower level of the AMS Student Nest

 

Colton, Sustainability Funds Administrator

Colton is responsible for managing the AMS Sustainability Projects Fund, chairing its committee, and ensuring that the AMS builds an impactful portfolio of sustainability projects. He is passionate about and creating tangible, lasting solutions to environmental issues, both on campus and beyond. If you have an idea for a sustainability-related project, and/or want to learn more about potential funding, contact Colton.

Contact Colton:

sustainadmin@ams.ubc.ca

Office Hours:

By Appointment – Room 3501, located on the 3rd floor of the AMS Student Nest

 

Alice, Sustainability Outreach Coordinator

Alice is a second year student in the faculty of Science and is passionate about creating socially just and environmentally friendly food systems, as well as an efficient waste diversion program on campus. She will be helping to coordinate the Zero Waste Squad, and connecting different sustainability initiatives to facilitate communication between groups. For any inquiries about promoting a sustainability initiative, or needing assistance in outreach, Alice will assist in directing to the right channel.

Contact Alice:

sustainoutreach@ams.ubc.ca

778-706-3365

Office Hours:

By Appointment – Student Life & Sustainability Centre (SLSC), located on the lower level of the AMS Student Nest