Kathryn is a 4th year studying Society and Environment with a minor in Education. She previously served as the Vice Chair of the Zero Waste Coalition, as well as worked as an Energy and Water Conservation Coordinator for the Housing and Dining Sustainability Advocates (HADSA). She currently facilitates the Energy & Sustainability Decal on campus, where students are exposed to a broad range of energy professionals and learn the basics of renewable energy systems. Outside of academics and work, she competes on Cal Club Tennis and enjoys hiking the fire trails on weekends!
Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI) fellow
Varsha is leading the Office of Sustainability’s work to elevate environmental justice initiatives on campus through diversity, equity, and inclusion in sustainability practices and policies. She specifically is working on implementing DEI into the Campus Sustainability Plan and serving as a liaison between the OS and student/staff groups.
Rohith is working to foster UC Berkeley's climate change resiliency planning and engage with the related City of Berkeley, regional, and UC efforts. He is also focusing on motivating individuals to take action to reduce energy usage through digital education and collaboration with the campus environmental community.
Emily is a 2nd year studying Architecture with a minor in Sustainable Design. She is also currently working as an intern at Building Sustainably at Cal (BS@C) where she focuses on implementing green building strategies in order to improve LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) ratings for building on campus. She previously worked as a sustainability intern for the Housing and Dining Sustainability Advocates (HADSA) where she spearheaded her own energy saving project for the residence halls. Along with her work in sustainability, Emily also loves reading, photography, and hiking!