Office of Energy and Environment, Brown University
Green Certification Intern
June 2013 — Present
Developed Green Event Certification procedures and standards, three-tiered certification rating system, and resource guide for event planners. Oversees all events seeking Green Event Certification.
-Coordinates with event planners to certify their events and provide composting services
-Devised a campus-wide event composting solution and procedures, forging a partnership between Brown Hillel and Facilities Management
-Authored Green Event Certification website (pages: about us, resources)
Green Events is a student-driven initiative to promote and facilitate sustainable event planning at Brown University. We provide a simple framework for reducing waste, lowering our carbon footprint, supporting local businesses, and educating consumers.