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Sustainability Staff


Dr. Nicholas Hennessy


Dr. Hennessy has been with the Office of Campus Sustainability since it began in August, 2008. He is originally from Yellow Springs, Ohio but has resided in Bowling Green for many years. He obtained his B.S. from Muskingum University; his J.D. from The Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University, and his Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from Bowling Green State University. As the current Sustainability Manager here at BGSU he manages and coordinates all university sustainability efforts, programs, activities, and initiatives to achieve the goals of reduction of emissions, reduction of waste, and education/outreach. Dr. Hennessy enjoys working with students in developing an understanding and enthusiasm for the value of sustainability and how it connects to their day to day activities.


Max started working for the Office of Campus Sustainability in August of 2020. He received his B.A. in Political Science from BGSU in 2019. Currently, Max is a BGSU graduate student in the Master of Public Administration program with a specialization in Environmental Management & Sustainability. During the Summer of 2020, Max was involved with Lake Erie Waterkeeper as an Activism Intern as well as with the BGSU Center for Public Impact as a TAP Fellow. Max markets BGSU’s sustainability platform and implements or improves green practices on campus. He enjoys advocating for the environment and collaborating with others to increase environmental stewardship within the Bowling Green community.


Christopher is currently a second-year transfer student majoring in Adolescent & Young Adult Integrated Mathematics with a minor in Computer Science. Since spring of 2020, Christopher has been a student intern with Campus Sustainability, where he is responsible for implementing the BGSU Bike Rental Program. Outside of the bike garage, Christopher is involved with the BGSU Club Swim Team. Christopher looks forward to working with the campus community to become a more sustainable institution by reducing our carbon footprint through emissions-free transportation!


Jacob started working for the Office of Campus Sustainability in March of 2019. He is from Cygnet, Ohio and is a senior at BGSU.  He is majoring in Environmental Science and specializing in Sustainability Management. Jacob joined Environmental Action Group and started to become more involved with BGSU's environmental efforts. His involvement started with volunteering for the Friday Night Lights initiative and since then has enjoyed helping with the Office of Campus Sustainability's various efforts.

Updated: 03/03/2021 01:40PM