PSCC Executive Committee



PSCC Executive Committee

Organizational Charge
The Executive Committee provides leadership for the PSCC through high-level strategic decision making on policies, initiatives, and allotment of resources, and reports annually to the President, Deans, Vice Provosts, and Vice Presidents, Alumni Advisory Board for Sustainability, and the Cornell Council Interest Group on Sustainability.


Co-Chair: Bert Bland, Associate Vice President, Energy & Sustainability
Co-Chair: Michael Hoffmann, Executive Director of Cornell Institute for Climate Smart Solutions
Andrea Aguirre '17, PhD Geological Sciences
Shorna Allred, Associate Professor Department of Natural Resources
Sarah Brylinsky, Sustainability Communications and Integration Manager
Robert R. Bland, P.E., Associate Vice President of Energy and Sustainability
Joseph Burke, Executive Director, Campus and Community Engagement
Josh Cerra, Assistant Professor Department of Landscape Architecture, Director of Undergraduate Studies CALs
Brian Chabot, Professor Emeritus, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Emily Dong '18, Major Biology & Society and Asian American Studies
Graham Kerslick, Executive Director, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future
John McKain, Associate Vice President for Communications
Karen Pinkus, Professor Italian and Comparative Literature
Susan Riley, Deputy Director of Community Relations, University Relations
Aaron Sachs, Professor Department of History
Basil Safi, Executive Director, Engaged Cornell
Jeff Tester, Croll Professor of Sustainable Energy Systems Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Director, Cornell Energy Institute
Sarah Zemanick, Director, Campus Sustainability Office
Max Zhang, Associate Professor Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering