NC State Stewards

NC-State-StewardsSupported by the University Sustainability Office, NC State Stewards are the university’s sustainability student ambassadors, moving NC State to a brighter, stronger and more sustainable future. NC State Stewards promote sustainable practices among their peers and the community through workshops, presentations and campus events. But most importantly, NC State Stewards are role models, inspiring campus to consider the impact that personal decisions have on the environment, community and the future. View the Stewards Video

Become an NC State Steward

Applications are accepted in February/March of each year. A recruitment for first-year students only is held each September. Applications will be posted here when available. Sign up for the Sustainability at NC State e-newsletter to be notified of when recruitment opens.

Steward Requirements:

  • Must be a full or part time graduate or undergraduate student at NC State University.
  • Must be able to participate for 1 full academic year (Fall 2014-Spring 2015).
  • Must have a minimum 2.70 cumulative grade point average.
  • Must be in good academic standing and have no active record of University Disciplinary Action at time of application or appointment.

Steward Expectations:

  • Participate for the full academic 2014-2015 school year.
  • Work a minimum of 3 hours per week.
  • Attend weekly group meetings.
  • Attend initial retreat in August and mid-year retreat in January.
  • Meet semester requirements.
  • Present yourself professionally as a role model for sustainability on campus.
  • Facilitate at least one sustainability presentation on campus each semester (training will be provided).

Mission and Goals

The NC State Stewards program mission is to fulfill the vision of a more sustainable campus, community and world by encouraging individuals to adopt more sustainable practices. As the university’s student sustainability ambassadors, NC State Stewards are trained to promote sustainable actions on campus and among their peers so that environmental, social and economic responsibility is cultivated at NC State and beyond. Our goals are to:

  • Educate the NC State community about social, economic and environmental responsibility.
  • Inspire behavior change through peer-to-peer interaction
  • Help the university to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050 through support and implementation of tactics outlined in the Sustainability Strategic Plan


2014-15 NC State Stewards
Amelia Fujikawa,
Environmental Science
Catie McEntee,
Electrical Engineering
Brian Iezzi
Textile Engineering
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Morgan Murdock,
Mitchell-Ryan Mitchell Ryan,
Economics and International Studies
Hallie Hartley,
Environmental Technology
Eleanor-Yeh Eleanor Yeh,
Fashion and Textile Design
Thomas-Clark Thomas Clark,
Aerospace Engineering
Rahul-Kathard Rahul Kathard,
Biomedical Engineering
Ryan Kilgore,
Ryan-Hardison Ryan Hardison,
Chemical Engineering
Mary-KeilhauerMary Keilhauer,
Kelsey-Ward Kelsey Ward,
Spanish Education and International Studies
Hillary-DimingHillary Dimig
Chemical Engineering
Garnett-Bullock-IIIGarnett Bullock III
Biological and Agricultural Engineering
Emma-BlondinEmma Blondin
Jenna-BacicJenna Bacic
Environmental Technology
Annie-LopezAnnie Lopez
Biological and Agricultural Engineering
Tyler-Boquet-Caron Tyler Boquet-Caron,
Chemical Engineering
Alli-KenlanAlli Kenlan
Environmental Engineering

Daniel-Briggs Daniel Eamon Briggs,

Ian-StancilIan Stancil
Biochemistry and Polymer/Color Chemistry

Jackson-Williams Jackson Williams,
Electrical Engineering

Allison-BryanAllison Bryan
Environmental Engineering

Reagan Howard,
Paper Science and Engineering


NC State Stewards are supported by the University Sustainability Office:
Student Coordinator,
Rebekah Dunstan, Program Coordinator,, 919.513.3873 (office)