2014 Staff Winner: Wendy Shoemaker

Wendy Shoemaker, Senior Associate Director of the University Career Center, keeps her office informed of sustainability initiatives and promotes sustainable practices in the workplace as the Sustainability Ambassador for UCC. She also practices what she promotes, turning off lights in her office, recycling, and riding her bike to work. As a leader in her organization, she inspires her colleagues to make simple changes in their own lives to reduce their environmental impacts.

Quote from Nomination: "One thing I have always admired about Wendy and her dedication to sustainability is how easily and effortless it is for her. Seeing how she can incorporate all these little changes into her daily routine to make a big difference overall."

Nominator: Vanessa Newton

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