Associate Director of Sustainability, September 2021–present
Sustainability Coordinator, July 2023-present
Data Fellow, Spring '23- present
Jewel Farrin (she/her) is a member of the Class of 2025 at Endicott from Bristol, Maine and is majoring in marketing communication and advertising. As a Data Fellow, Jewel tracks and analyzes campus energy, waste, and water data to determine opportunities for improvement. She’s passionate about learning a more sustainable lifestyle through small changes and educating others to do so too. Public service campaigns through spreading environmental awareness is additionally an area of interest for her. In addition to the Data Fellow position, Jewel enjoys spending time by the water and reading. She looks forward to helping the Office of Sustainability reach their goals!
Research/DEIB Fellow, Spring '23-present
Sophia is a member of the Class of 2024 at Endicott studying environmental science with a minor in political science. She became a member of OOS first as an intern the spring of her sophomore year doing research on the feasibility of carbon offset strategies at Endicott. After studying abroad in Greece the following fall semester, she became a fellow. She has a special interest in environmental justice, so the Research and DEIB Fellow position was the perfect fit. She is currently working on establishing a working group to improve Endicott's role as an ally for environmental justice issues in the community. Aside from working as a fellow, she is now completing her semester-long internship with the Reading Municipal Light Department completing research and projects to help them continue their journey to carbon neutrality. She also is an RA and President of Endicott's newest yoga club, Gulls in Harmony. Sophia enjoys being outside, spending time with friends and family, and being active in any way possible whether it's biking, swimming, running, playing softball, and more.
Programming/Student Life Fellow, Fall '22–present
Emma Bedard (she/her/hers) is a member of the Class of 2025 at Endicott, majoring in biology/biotechnology with an environmental science minor from Salem, Mass. As a Programming/Student Life Fellow, she develops programs, events and outreach to educate the campus community on the positive impacts everyone can make not only to our community here at Endicott, but also to their own communities back home! Emma loves learning and asking questions, going for walks and hikes, and just being outside. Emma is also a Global Ambassador at Endicott. Emma loves getting involved with the Endicott community, and wants to be able to reach as many students at Endicott in order to spread the knowledge and the mission of the Office of Sustainability!
Recycling Processor, Fall '22–present
Kyle Ando (he/him) is a member of the Class of 2026 at Endicott from Lincoln Sudbury, Mass. who is majoring in exercise science. As a Recycling Processor, Kyle services specialty recycling streams around campus, monitors recycling contamination, and maps campus waste infrastructure. Kyle is looking to learn more about how to create a more sustainable environment at Endicott and do his part. He is also a part of the Endicott Lacrosse team and has been passionate about sports and fitness for his whole life. He is excited to learn more and promote sustainability at Endicott this school year.
Communications Fellow, Fall '21–present
Nathan Chandler (he/him) is a member of the Class of 2024 at Endicott. Nate is a business marketing major and lives in Wells, Maine. He joined the Sustainable Endicott team in 2021 as a Recycling Processor, and became our Communications Fellow in 2022. As a Communications Fellow, Nate is responsible for education and outreach via social media and the Office of Sustainability monthly newsletter. Nate has a passion for biology and has incorporated this passion in the past by working with the Maine Audubon Society, where he helped their mission to protect and conserve the environment by educating visitors about the ecosystem. Nate hopes to help Sustainable Endicott accomplish our goals in any way he can!
Data Fellow, Fall 2022
Reagan Carucci (she/her) was in the Class of 2025 from Canton, Conn. and majored in interior architecture. As a Data Fellow, Reagan tracked and analyzed campus energy, waste, and water data to determine opportunities for improvement. She's passionate about living a more sustainable lifestyle by reducing waste and is fascinated by strategies of sustainability in interior design. In addition to her position in the Office of Sustainability, Reagan was on the e-board for ECHO A Capella. She loves spending time outside hiking or watching the sunset.
Hecmely (Mely) Ferreiras
Research/DEIB Fellow, Fall 2022
Mely Ferreiras (she/her) was in the Class of 2025 from Lawrence, Mass. As a Research/DEIB Sustainability Fellow, Mely conducted research projects to inform Office of Sustainability initiatives, including work on how to make our programming more diverse and inclusive. Mely was also the vice president of the SURJ (Showing Up for Racial Justice) Club, and is striving to integrate diversity and sustainability in order to raise awareness of social and environmental justice.
Recycling Processor, 2021–22
Julia Battistoni (she/her) was in the Class of 2022 majoring in environmental science at Endicott. She is from New Hartford, Conn., and is planning to live in the southern part of the United States after graduating. Julia has always been interested in the field of environmental science, specifically conservation and invasive species management. Julia was the president of the Outdoor Adventure Club on campus because of her passion for sustainable outdoor recreation and nature.
Student Life Fellow, 2021–22
Cheryl Mei (she/her) was in the Class of 2025 from Malden, Mass. who majored in Psychology. She is very interested in waste reduction and integrating sustainable alternatives around the world. In addition to working with the Office of Sustainability, Cheryl was a member of the Psychology Student Advisory Board and was active in many clubs throughout campus.
Dining Fellow, 2018–22
Gabrielle Blum (she/her) was in the Class of 2022 from Seekonk, Mass. She studied interior architecture with a minor in education. She has always had a passion for sustainability. Prior to enrolling at Endicott, Gabrielle worked as a Compost and Greenhouse Coordinator in her high school science club. She hopes to continue her work in sustainability in the design field by using materials and furnishings that don’t have a significant carbon impact on the environment. Besides working at Sustainable Endicott, Gabrielle was also a Peer Tutor and President of the Architecture and Design Club on campus.
Athletics Fellow, 2018–22
Olivia Mersicano (she/her) was in the Class of 2022 and majored in environmental science and minored in Spanish. She is from Burlington, Mass. and completed her semester internship in the surgery department at Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital. Olivia started the Beekeeping Club on campus and was also captain of the Equestrian team. Olivia loves being outside and hanging out with all different kinds of animals. She hopes to go to vet school in the future.
Procurement Fellow, 2018–22
Erin Brophy (she/her) was in the Class of 2022. Erin was an environmental science major from Newport R.I. The Sustainable Endicott fellowship involves leading discussions with vendors about strategies for more sustainable practices. She has written a guidebook used by the Endicott community for sustainable purchasing. Further, Erin has studied abroad in Madrid, Spain, and published “Sustainability Abroad: Madrid Edition”. A project and internship Erin worked on was developing a Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS) report, tracking and rating Endicott's sustainability.