Ava Wright (she/her): Student Policy Coordinator
Ava joined the Sustainability Office in Winter 2022 as the Digital Media Marketing and Outreach Intern. She is a fourth-year pursuing degrees in Environmental Sciences and Sustainability, with a minor in Natural Resources. Now acting as the Student Policy Coordinator, Ava is a Co-Facilitator of the Sustainability Council, a new departmental program by the Sustainability Office and Community Engagement & Leadership. She also provides other support where needed. Outside of the Sustainability Office, she volunteers at the Corvallis Environmental Center and participates in IM bowling.
Trevor Herzog (he/him): Energy Project Intern
Trevor joined the Sustainability Office in Winter 2022 as an Energy Project Intern. He is pursuing a double degree in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainability. Trevor is an Eagle Scout with an affinity for the natural world and has a mind full of creativity. He hopes to be an active participant in the effort toward solving the climate crisis. Currently, his duties include reading utility meters across the Corvallis campus and reading drawings for Corvallis campus buildings, as well as managing invasive species removal projects around OSU's solar arrays and transporting the solar trailer to different events.
Jeff Huang (he/him): Software Engineering Intern
Jeff joined the Sustainability Office in Winter 2023 as a Software Engineering Intern. He is a fourth-year Applied Computer Science Major with an option in Web and Mobile Development. He contributes to the maintenance and development of the Sustainability Office’s various websites and software applications, such as the Energy Dashboard and Carbon Calculator. In his free time, Jeff enjoys playing video games (a fan of the Hitman series, Age of Empires 3, and anything from Fromsoft Studios), cooking soup, and biking around Corvallis.
Isabella (she/her): Graphic Design Intern
Isabella joined the Sustainability Office in Summer 2023 as the Graphic Design Intern. She is a third-year student pursuing a degree in Marketing with a minor in Graphic Design. Isabella creates all our marketing materials, as well as making some of the office’s research and resources more visually appealing and accessible. In her free time, she enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with loved ones.
Rafael Arellano Almeida (he/him): Digital Media Marketing and Outreach Intern
Rafael joined the Sustainability Office in Summer 2023 as Digital Media Marketing and Outreach intern. He is a third-year transfer student pursuing a Digital Communications major with a minor in Computer Science. Currently, he is managing the department's Social Media, Ecologue, department website as well as the monthly Newsletter. In an effort to improve the departments reach and visibility to the local community and students. In his spare time you can find him on the turf field playing Soccer, or in the Student Craft Center painting.