The McGill Office of Sustainability is brought to you by a dedicated team of staff and interns who facilitate a diverse range of sustainability initiatives in the McGill community. If you are interested in finding out more about the McGill Office of Sustainability or any of our team, please feel free to contact us individually using the links below, or send an email to our office.
francois.miller [at] mcgill.ca (Francois Miller), Executive Director, Sustainability (He/Him)
Francois leads McGill on its path to become a leader in sustainability. Through internal and external partnerships, he works to embed sustainability in all of the University’s operations and oversees the implementation of McGill’s Climate and Sustainability Strategy.
agathe.moreau [at] mcgill.ca (Agathe Moreau), Sustainability Administrator (She/Her)
Agathe is in charge of the consultation process leading to McGill’s next Climate and Sustainability Strategy. She works with the university community to set goals and find pathways to further advance sustainability on campus. Agathe also manages the staff garden program as well as the elimination of single-use plastic water bottles on campus.
shona.watt [at] mcgill.ca (Shona Watt), Sustainability Officer - SPF Steward (She/Her)
Shona stewards the Sustainability Projects Fund and facilitates its Governance Council meetings. She helps SPF applicants develop their project ideas and guides project teams in the successful execution of their initiatives. Shona also runs the Sustainable Workplace Certification program to foster positive change in McGill spaces.
lucie.viciano [at] mcgill.ca (Lucie Viciano), Climate Officer (She/Her)
Lucie applies her experience in consulting and reforestation-based carbon offsetting business development to identify and implement GHG reduction initiatives at McGill, with an aim to achieving carbon neutrality. She collaborates with the university community to enhance climate literacy, identify potential risks and opportunities with regards to climate mitigation, adaptation and resilience routes.
karen.oberer [at] mcgill.ca (Karen Oberer), Sustainability Officer - Monitoring and Reporting (She/Her)
Karen has studied, taught, and worked at McGill since 2005. She monitors and reports on McGill's sustainability advancements by working with partners from across the University. Her work contributes directly to McGill's long-term target of attaining a Platinum in the Sustainability Tracking Assessment, & Rating System by reporting to the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.
keelin.elwood [at] mcgill.ca (Keelin Elwood), Communications Officer
kelsey.litwin [at] mcgill.ca (Kelsey Litwin), Communications Officer (She/Her)
Kelsey writes, photographs, designs and edits the Office of Sustainability's communications materials - from articles to videos to reports and everything that falls in between. Her goal is to increase the visibility of sustainability initiatives on campus and encourage community engagement.
stephanie.keller-busque [at] mcgill.ca (Stéphanie Keller-Busque), Sustainability Officer - SPF Administrator (She/Her)
Stéphanie administers the Sustainability Projects Fund, which includes managing its finances, human resources, and logistics to ensure that project teams are successful. She also manages the Sustainable Events Certification program and various student engagement programs.
sustainability.csp [at] mcgill.ca (Samantha Ling), Communications Intern (She/Her)
Samantha updates and creates new content for McGill Office of Sustainability's pages on social media. She also assists with managing external communications and the monthly newsletter.
engagement.sustainability [at] mcgill.ca (Miranda Roseland), Sustainable Events Intern (She/Her)
Miranda coordinates the McGill Sustainable Events Certification program. She recruits, trains and manages the volunteer Sustainable Events Consultant team and creates resources for the Event Certification program. Her goal is to increase the economic, social and environmental sustainability of McGill events.
engagement.sustainability [at] mcgill.ca (Laurianne Debanne), Staff & Student Engagement Intern
Laurianne coordinates the monthly Sustainability Challenges for McGill's students and staff, offering resources that encourage participants to embrace a more sustainable lifestyle. She also oversees the network of sustainability-focused student groups.
multimedia.sustainability [at] mcgill.ca (Benjamin Joppke), Multimedia Intern
Benjamin helps with the creation of digital media from graphic design to videography. His goal is to spread awareness about the importance of sustainability through engaging content.
sustainability [at] mcgill.ca (Roelle Santa Maria), Graphic Design Intern
strategy.sustainability [at] mcgill.ca (Erin Wen), Sustainability Strategy Intern (She/Her)
Erin assists in the development of McGill’s next Climate & Sustainability Strategy. Her focus is on coordinating public engagement and consultations, ensuring that the voices of McGill community members are included throughout the Strategy.
spf.sustainability [at] mcgill.ca (Aspen Murray), Sustainability Projects Fund Intern
Sahli Adnan, Rendering Intern
Fabrice Grenier-Arellano, Rendering Intern
Krista Houser, Suainability Officer - Monitoring and Reporting (She/Her)
Krista monitors and reports on McGill's sustainability advancements by working with partners from across the University. Her work contributes directly to McGill's long term target of attaining a Platinum in the Sustainability Tracking Assessment, & Rating System by reporting to the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.