Physical Plant

Sustainability Objective


Objective 3.2

Develop and maintain a sustainability plan for space utilization, and facility and land development.


Champion

Dr. James Bookout
Senior Vice Chancellor for Finance and Business Affairs


Team Leaders

Sohail Agboatwala
Associate Vice Chancellor for Business Services

Mark Salmon
Senior Director Physical Plant


Team Members

Herb Reeves
Dean of Students

David Schultz
Project Manager Physical Plant

Buddy Johnson
Director Broadcast & Digital Network

Ibrahim Yildirim
Director Campus Dining Services

Tony Ferrante
Associate Athletic Director

Carol Ballard
Associate Vice Chancellor for Financial Aid

Dr. Glenn Cohen
Professor, Biological Sciences

Dr. Michael Stewart
Professor, Biology Sciences

Dr. Lee Vardaman
Associate Provost for Academic Support

Mr. Kenny Marcum
Phenix City Campus Chief Business Officer

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As a global leader in higher education Troy University is committed to sustainability. This commitment is reinforced within the Strategic Plan 2010-2015 under Objective 3.2.


Goals

3.2.1
Implement the national student education and awareness sustainability competition called RecycleMania by September 2011.

 

3.2.2
Expand user participation in the campus recycling program to increase recycling by 100% by September 2011.

 

3.2.3
Reduce campus-wide energy costs by 5% through energy conservation and by installing an array of solar energy electrical panels atop the Trojan Center to supplement power to the building. Establish a campus sustainability standard for space utilization, and facility and land development by December 2013.

 

3.2.4
Document a carbon footprint assessment for each campus in Alabama and take actions to reduce the footprint by 10%.

 

3.2.5
Establish a campus sustainability standard for space utilization, and facility and land development by December 2013.

 

3.2.5
Have one or more professionals within the campus community earn the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate credential.