About the Office of Sustainability

Mission Statement

The Office of Sustainability aims to educate students, faculty and staff to embrace the values and principles of sustainability in their daily lives by integrating them into the University’s planning and policies, academics, operations, student activities and community engagement.

Vision Statement

By 2020 San Francisco State University will be a worldwide exemplar of sustainability among urban, public educational institutions. 

Office of Sustainability Team

SF State's Office of Sustainability is part of the Planning and Design team within University Enterprises.

Caitlin Steele
Director of Sustainability & Energy
Facilities & Service Enterprises
Email: cdsteele@sfsu.edu
Phone: 415.405.3868

Nick Kordesch
Sustainability Specialist
Facilities & Service Enterprises
Email: kordesch@sfsu.edu
Phone: 415.338.7164

Rachelle Caterson
Sustainability Reporting Student Assistant

Major: Civil Engineering
Projects: Rachelle manages SF State's AASHE STARS reporting.

Justin Regalado
Power to the Pedal Student Assistant

Projects: Bicycle outreach
Luz Juan Garcia
Power to the Pedal Student Assistant

Projects: Bicycle outreach



Kelsey Anderson

Cain Buckler

Miguel Guerrero

Katherine Bagby Underwood - Graphic Design Specialist

Nolen Brown - Bicycle Program Manager