Facilities Sustainability Forum

The Facilities Sustainability Committee is proud to present the first annual forum to highlight Georgia Tech's award-winning sustainable initiatives. This is a unique opportunity to connect with campus sustainability leaders.

 

SCHEDULE

       
        Facilities Sustainability Forum - Tuesday, October 24, 2017

         
          8:30 am
   Registration and Information Tables

          9:00 am   Welcome - Chuck Rhode

          9:05 am   Featured Speaker - Holly Elmore, Founder and CEO Elemental Impact

          9:30 am   Green Cleaning - Tommy Little

        10:00 am   Recycling - Cindy Jackson

        10:30 am   Landscape Services - Hyacinth Ide

        11:00 am   Break

        11:10 am   Sustainability Collaborations Panel Discussion 
                            Ben Mason, Gary JelinMaria Del Mar Ceballos, Holly Elmore

        11:55 am   Closing Remarks

 

SPEAKERS

Chuck Rhode

Chuck Rhode
Vice President, Georgia Tech Facilities Management

Mr. Rhode joined Georgia Tech in 1995 after 27 distinguished years in the United States Air Force. During his tenure, more than thirty new facilities have been designed and constructed to sustainable standards. Rhode continues to prioritize the development and support of innovative facilities through such programs as green cleaning, a national award-winning recycling program and industry-leading preventative maintenance technology.

Holly Elmore

Holly Elmore
Founder and CEO, Elemental Impact

Passionate and driven, Holly Elmore is Founder & CEO of Elemental Impact, a national non-profit committed to bringing sustainable operating practices to the corporate community. Utilizing her eclectic professional background, ranging from Arthur Andersen auditor to long-term restaurateur to photojournalist, Holly brings a keen business perspective to sustainability initiatives.

Tommy Little

Tommy Little

Associate Director, Building Services, Georgia Tech Facilities Management

Cindy Jackson

Cindy Jackson

Associate Director, Office of Solid Waste Management & Recycling, Georgia Tech Facilities Management

Hyacinth Ide

Hyacinth Ide

Associate Director, Landscape Services, Georgia Tech Facilities Management

Ben Mason

Ben Mason

Associate Director, Building Engineering and Energy Strategy, Georgia Tech Facilities Management

Gary Jelin

Gary Jelin

Associate Director, Design Services, Georgia Tech Facilities Management

Maria Del Mar Ceballos

Maria Del Mar Ceballos

Co-chair, Facilities Sustainability Committee, Georgia Tech Facilities Management