Environment and Safety Committee


The UNIVERSITY POLICIES: Committees and Councils section of the Policy File details the areas in which Committee members focus - specifically:

  • policies and procedures on the health, safety, and learning conditions of the campus environment (to include: sidewalks, walkways, and pedestrian malls; classrooms, laboratories, and work areas); and restrooms, stairwells, elevators, and hallways).
  • investigation of such problems/issues as health, hazardous materials and waste, safety, emergency preparedness, excessive noise or traffic, and other matters that detrimentally affect the campus environment.

This Committee has a membership of 13:

  • five faculty - one of whom serves as Chair and one an elected Senator
  • two staff
  • Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs or Director of Administrative Services
  • Director of Health Services or designee
  • Directors of Physical Plant or designee
  • one member of the local Unit 3 collective bargaining agency
  • two students

Roster / AY 2018-19

Major Academic Unit
(or Ex Officio Position)
Name Term Ends Appt. Date Department Senator
Faculty – Open Seshagiri, Sridhar (Chair) 20-May 12-Feb COMPE, EE  
Faculty – Open         Sen
Faculty – Open Fuller, Amanda (finishing term for Barker) 20-May 17-Sep DAESA Sen
Faculty – Open Khoo, Aurorae 20-May 17-Dec ThTVFilm  
Faculty – Open Werry, Chris 20-May 17-Dec RWS Sen
Member of Local Unit 3 Collective Bargaining Agency Toombs, Charles 20-May 18-Feb AFR St. Sen
Staff Rehfuss, Todd 19-May 13-Nov KPBS  
Staff Gagne, Lynn 20-May 14-Nov SDS  
Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs
(or designee) Director of Administrative Services
Nancy Demich, (designee) BUSINESS & FINANCE  
Director of Health Services (or designee) S/B: Pamela Starr    
Director of Physical Plant (or designee) S/B: John Ferris BUSINESS & FINANCE  
Student Nishimoto, Mitchell 19-May 18-Oct AS  
Student Soden, Jon 19-May 18-Oct AS  

Generally meets 1st Tuesday of the month in E101D (basement) from 10:00-11:00 am.

AY 2018/19 Meeting Dates:
September 4, 2018
October 1, 2018
November 6, 2018
December 4, 2018
February 5, 2019
March 5, 2019
April 9, 2019
May 7, 2019

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