Sustainability Council

The campus-wide Sustainability Council exists to advance sustainability at NC State.

Established in September 2015 by the Provost and the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration, the Sustainability Council is charged with:

  • Serving as the advisory committee to the Provost and the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration on sustainability.
  • Advancing sustainability coordination, collaboration and communication across NC State and bringing together sustainability leaders to vision and guide university sustainability efforts.
  • Enhancing participatory decision-making and involvement in sustainability planning and activities.
  • Infusing sustainability into academic curricula across the university.
  • Identifying priorities and goals for advancing NC State’s embodiment of sustainability as a core value, including development and implementation of an updated Sustainability Strategic Plan

The Sustainability Council’s co-chairs are:

  • Council Co-Chair: Allen Boyette, Assistant Vice Chancellor of Campus Maintenance and Operations, Facilities
  • Council Co-Chair: Dr. Christopher Galik, Professor, College of Humanities and Social Sciences

For general questions about the Sustainability Council, email