UConn Zero Waste EPAC Workgroup

The UConn Zero Waste Workgroup is comprised of students, faculty, and staff interested in improving the campus recycling, diversion, and waste management programs. The 2021-22 membership list can be found below.


EPAC Zero Waste Workgroup Member List

Rich Miller Director, Office of Sustainability
Patrick McKee Sustainability Program Manager, Office of Sustainability
Aristide Ristau Director, Building Services
James Albuquerque Area Manager, Building Services
Wesley Ayers III Manager, Landscape Services
Sean Vasington Associate Director & University Landscape Architect, UPDC
Andy Kelly Associate Director, Facilities Operations
Mike O’Dea Project Manager, Dining Services
Jeff Collins Area Manager, Retail Operations, Union Street Market
Scott Hauver Assistant Director, Retail Operations, Union Street Market
Ethan Haggerty Area Manager, Retail Operations, UConn Cafes and Dairy Bar
Steve Wojtyna General Manager, UConn Catering
Tim DeVivo Treasurer, Willimantic Waste Paper Co., Inc.
Victoria Lindsey Sales Manager, Willimantic Waste Paper Co., Inc.
Evan Feinglass Associate Director of Athletics/Facilities Management and Planning
Cat Zuppani Director of Event Management, Athletics
Denis Shannon Chemical Safety Senior Specialist, Environmental Health and Safety
Amy Allen Associate Director, Supply Chain Management
Joe Hollister Material Storage Supervisor, Supply Chain Management
Tony Noel Building Services Manager, Student Union
Pat Christadore Building Superintendent, Student Union
David Avery Head of Facilities & Security, Homer Babbidge Library
Pam Schipani Executive Director, Residential Life
Miguel Colon Associate Director, UConn Community Outreach
Chris Perkins Laboratory Director, Center for Environmental Sciences and Engineering (CESE)
Kate Pierro Program Assistant, School of Fine Arts
Mary Kegler Farms Manager, Animal Science
Julia Cartabiano Spring Valley Student Farm Manager
Virginia Walton Sustainability Committee, Town of Mansfield
Maizey Mabry-Smith Sustainability Intern, Office of Sustainability
Mara Tu Sustainability Intern, Office of Sustainability
Noah Swanson Sustainability Intern, Office of Sustainability
Lauren Pawlowski Sustainability Intern, Office of Sustainability
Kelly Rafferty UConnPIRG
Rebecca Feldman Hilltop Apartments Compost Collection Program