Our Team

Here is a little bit of information on who we are, what we do and how to contact us!

Sara Stockwood posing with baby goats

Sara Stockwood

Director, Center for Environmental Stewardship & Lillian Anderson Arboretum
Office: Dewing 004D

Sara began working with the Center for Environmental Stewardship in 2019 at the official start of the Center. From 2013-2018, Sara was the Assistant Director of Outdoor Programs and Lillian Anderson Arboretum at K. She completed her undergraduate degree in Resource & Agribusiness Management from the University of Maine and a Master’s in Recreation Management from Texas State University.

Certifications and trainings:

  • Wilderness Emergency Medicine Technician
  • Leave No Trace Master Educator
  • Michigan Conservation Steward
  • Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities Wilderness Medicine Instructor
  • American Red Cross First Aid, CPR & AED Instructor
  • Wildland Firefighter Type 2 (FFT2)

Environmental Leader Corp

Meet our Environmental Leader Corp!

Kayla Carlson

Kayla Carlson

2019-2020 Environmental Leader Corp

Sophomore, Hastings, MI

Rachel Cornell

Rachel Cornell

2019-2020 Environmental Leader Corp

Sophomore, Grand Rapids, MI

Interested in applying to be part of the Environmental Leader Corp?
Positions will be posted in 
Handshake when available.

Environmental Stewardship Advisory Committee

The Environmental Stewardship Advisory Committee meets regularly throughout the academic year and consists of the following Kalamazoo College faculty members, staff and students:

  • Alison Geist, Director of the Mary Jane Underwood Stryker Center for Civic Engagement, Director Community and Global Health
  • Binney Girdler, Professor of Biology, Director of Environmental Studies
  • Amy Newday, Director of the Writing Center
  • Susan Lindemann, Director of Facilities Management
  • Sara Stockwood, Director of the Center for Environmental Stewardship & Lillian Anderson Arboretum