Charge and Membership

Ecology and Energy Conservation Committee

This Committee fulfills two roles:

  1. Preserving and enhancing the physical environment at Ohio University
  2. Promoting energy conservation on the campus and in the lifestyle of Ohio University faculty, students and staff.

The Committee may review and make recommendations on:

  1. Needed or proposed significant changes in the physical appearance of the Athens campus and the regional campuses, including the removal and/or planting of trees, shrubbery and grassy areas, and the construction of new roads, paths, fences, parking lots and new construction or remodeled physical structures;
  2. Needed or proposed regulations concerning air, water, energy, solid waste, pesticide, noise polution and recycling;
  3. needed or proposed policies and practices relating to energy consumption and conservation.

The Committee strives to bring to the attention of the University community those activityies that will enhance the environment and achieve energy savings and low-energy living.

The Ecology and Energy Conservation Committee makes its recommendations for policy and actions to the Vice President for Administration. 


Faculty :  4 Voting
Students :  3 Voting (1 Graduate Student, 2 Undergraduate Students, one of whom lives in residence hall)
Administrative : 6 Voting (1 At Large, 1 Rep. of Grounds Maintenance, 1 Rep. of Facilities Planning, 1 Rep. of Energy Management, 1 Rep. of Env. Health and Safety, 1 Rep. of Campus Recycling and Refuse)
Classified : 1 Voting

Total : 15 Total (Including One Voting Community Member)

Committee Roster

Nancy Manring '19 Chair, (Political Science)
Ana Rosado Feger '18 (COB)
Geoff Buckley '20 (Geography)
Awaiting Additional Appointment

Undergraduate Students
Lydia Ramlo, '18
Alicia Lundy-Morse, '18

Graduate Student
Miles Gordon, '18

Zachary Tumblin, '20

Community Member
Paul Logue ’18

Classified Staff
Dana Wright, '20

Ex Officio Voting Members
Environmental Health and Safety, Cliff Hamilton, Designee
Environmental Programs, Jen Bowman, Designee
Campus Recycling and Refuse, Dwight Ladd, Designee
Facilities Planning, Designee
Office of Sustainability, Elaine Goetz, Designee
Energy Management, Joel Baetens, Designee
HR, Awaiting Designee
Grounds Maintenance, Awaiting Designee

All University committees follow the academic-year calendar. All students serve one-year terms. Undergraduate students are indicated by US and graduate students by GS. Faculty, administrators and staff generally serve three-year terms; the year a committee member's term expires is shown to the right of the person's name. Individuals who are not students and who have no year to the right of their names have Ex-Officio appointments. Ex-Officio appointments have voting privileges unless otherwise noted.



Ohio University Oil and Gas Rights Update
EECC Letter of Protest, Oil and Gas Mineral Rights, March 2012