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Rob Andrejewski

Rob Andrejewski
Director of Sustainability
randreje@richmond.edu
Office: (804) 287-1268

About Rob
Cassandra Collins

Cassandra LC Troy
Sustainability, Communications & Engagement Specialist
ccollin2@richmond.edu  
Office: (804) 662-3016

Cassandra oversees the office's web, social media, and print communications. She also contributes to event planning, scheduling, and administrative tasks. After graduating from Virginia Commonwealth University with degrees in Communication Arts and German, she went on to work with an international nonprofit as their Communications Director and earn a master's in Communication from Purdue University. With a background in graphic design and social media management, she enjoys communicating the story of sustainability at University of Richmond from both institutional and individual perspectives. 

2018-2019 Sustainability Interns

Amanda Brosnan
Amanda Brosnan
Rethink Waste & UROSE Intern

Amanda is a sophomore from Andover, Massachusetts hoping to major in Environmental Studies and Leadership Studies. With new landfill and recycling bins around campus as part of Rethink Waste, Amanda is responsible for rollout and training to educate faculty and students on what goes in each bin. In addition, Amanda will be working on both the Rethink Waste football and basketball games, and performing waste audits to assess which buildings separate their landfill and recycling. She is also responsible for running UROSE, the University of Richmond Office Supply Exchange. Aside from being an intern, Amanda is a Writing Consultant and loves exploring the city of Richmond.

Jenny Kearney
Jenny Kearney 
Rethink Waste & Food Recovery Intern

Jenny is a senior originally from London, UK. She is pursuing a degree in PPEL with a political science concentration and a minor in history. After interning with the Office for Sustainability during the 2016-2017 academic year, Jenny spent Fall 2017 studying development in Uganda and the Spring 2018 semester at the University of Hong Kong. This year, she will be working with the Food Recovery Network and supporting the Rethink Waste program.

Danielle Sorscher
Danielle Sorscher 
URSA & Communications Intern

Danielle is a sophomore from Rockville Centre, New York. She is planning on majoring in PPEL and Environmental Studies and minoring in French. As an URSA intern she helps run the University of Richmond Sustainability Advocates (URSA) by coordinating outreach events, meetings, and student involvement with sustainability. Danielle is also working on communications, which involves creating content for the office's Instagram account, promoting events, and increasing awareness around campus. 

Justin Mure
Justin Mure
Climate & Energy Intern

Justin is a junior from Tewksbury, NJ double-majoring in Biology and Healthcare Studies. He interned with the Office for Sustainability during summer 2018 and returned for the 2018-2019 academic year. In the office, he is involved with greenhouse gas accounting, the Climate Action Plan, Rethink Waste, a paper reduction initiative, sustainability planning, and Earth Lodge. Justin also helps maintain the University's beehives as a beekeeper. A few of his favorite things are running, hiking, and biking.

Rylin McGee
Rylin McGee
Climate & Energy Intern

Rylin is a senior from Rochester, New York, studying International Studies, Development and Change, with a minor in Russian Studies and Mathematics. As an intern in the Office for Sustainability, Rylin works on greenhouse gas accounting, the Climate Action Plan, Rethink Waste, and sustainability planning. Outside of the office, Rylin enjoys hiking, practicing yoga, painting, and going on adventures.

Natalie Phelps
Natalie Phelps
URSA, Community Garden & Communications Intern

Natalie is a senior from Burlington, Vermont majoring in Leadership Studies and double-minoring in German Studies and Education & Society. She has worked with the Office for Sustainability over the spring and summer 2018 semesters. This year, she is working to co-lead URSA, support office communications, and organize the campus community garden. Prior to working with our office, Natalie spent time interning abroad in Berlin for a company focused on reducing food waste and reintegrating surplus food into the economy.

Natalie Phelps
Isabelle Drayer
Dining Services Intern

Isabelle is a freshman from Chattanooga, Tennessee majoring in Political Science and Spanish, with a potential minor in Environmental Studies. As an intern, she helps Dining Services publicize their current sustainability efforts and supports new sustainable dining initiatives on campus. Isabelle is interested in working in sustainable development in her future and currently enjoys volunteering as an ESL teacher in Richmond. Before coming to Richmond, she worked at the Tennessee Aquarium for two years with penguins, lemurs, and stingrays!

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