Sustainability contacts

UWE Bristol and The Students' Union have many staff who can provide information about our whole institution approach to sustainability. The people listed below are the key institutional contacts who will be able to answer any questions you might have.

Please email us at if you cannot find the person you need.

Contact list

Sustainability lead

Professor James LonghurstProfessor James Longhurst

Assistant Vice-Chancellor: Environment and Sustainability
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 83692

Contact James for Institutional policy, Sustainability Board, Governance and integration of sustainability; Sustainable Development Goals, Education for Sustainable Development, Sustainability Research and Knowledge Exchange, and Bristol Green Capital Partnership.

Students' Union

Tom BallTom Ball

Green Team Co-ordinator Student Union


Contact Tom for information on sustainability and the Student Union, student engagement, campaigns project and activities.

Amy BerniceAmy Bernice

Sustainability officer and Chair of Sustainability committee (from July 2017 to July 2019)

Contact Amy for student engagement and mobilisation.

Zain ChoudhryZain Choudhry


Contact Zain for The Student Union at UWE’s strategic approach to sustainability.

Rachel ColleyRachel Colley

Community manager
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 82010

Contact Rachel for Community, SU volunteering, Green Impact and Responsible Futures.

Olivia EvansOlivia Evans

VP Societies and Communication


Contact Olivia for SU information in regards to sustainability, Responsible Futures Accreditation, Sustainability Board, societies, and SU sustainability policy and practice.

Education for Sustainable Development

Dr Svetlana CicmilSvetlana Cicmil

Director of Doctoral Research Bristol Business School
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 83464

Contact Svetlana for information on PRME (Principles of Responsible Management in Education).

Dr Georgie GoughDr Georgina Gough

Senior Lecturer in Education for Sustainable Development
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 87139

Contact Georgina for sustainability in teaching and learning, Knowledge Exchange for Sustainability Education group (KESE), Responsible Futures Accreditation, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and European Green Capital 2015.

Dr Sarah HillsDr Sarah Hills

Programme Leader: MSc Sustainable Development in Practice
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 86449

Contact Sarah for information about the MSc and the integration of sustainability into teaching and learning.

Katie GoughPhillipa Shelton

Senior Research and Business Development Manager
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 83306

Contact Phillipa for Research and Knowledge Exchange support.

Carbon Energy and Water

Melissa ClarkeMelissa Clarke

Energy officer (part-time 0.7)

Contact Melissa for our energy data and details of student engagement activities in our accommodation.

Paul ManleyPaul Manley

Energy Engineer
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 87388

Contact Paul about our Energy and Water strategies and services, Carbon Management Plan and associated carbon reduction measures, and student engagement and study projects.

Kirsti NorrisKirsti Norris

Carbon Action manager
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 87320

Contact Kirsti for information and initiatives on reducing energy and water across UWE Bristol. Also how we are implementing the energy management standard, ISO 50001.

Elaine WilliamsElaine Williams

Energy administrator (part-time 0.6)
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 87551

Contact Elaine for Energy and Water enquiries.

Communications and engagement and practice based learning

Vicki HarrisVicki Harris

Communications and Engagement
(part-time 0.6)
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 82658

Contact Vicki about campaigns events and behaviour change initiatives, student and staff engagement, Big Green week, practice orientated study projects on campus and European Green Capital 2015.

Environmental management system – ISO14001

Louise Finch Environment OfficerLouise Finch

Environment Officer
Tel: +44 (0) 117 32 87207

Contact Louise for details of how we ensure continuous improvement in Sustainability under the ISO 14001certification system and for related advice on Environmental Management.

Sophie Prosser Sophie Prosser

Environment Officer (part-time 0.4)
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 87601

Contact Sophie for details of how we ensure continuous improvement in Sustainability under the ISO 14001certification system and for related advice on Environmental Management.

Grounds and Biodiversity

Richie FluesterRichie Fluester

Grounds Manager
Tel: +44 (0)117 3283046

Contact Richie about Biodiversity and sustainable gardening practices in the management of our grounds, plus our Community Garden, and student growing project.


Helen BakerHelen Baker

Head of Procurement


Contact Helen for information on our sustainable procurement practices and the CIPS (Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply Sustainability) index.

Ollie WhittleOllie Whittle

Purchasing and Contracts Manager
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 83959

Contact Ollie about sustainability and transparency in our supply chains.

Sustainability and Operations, including Waste and Resources

Paul RobertsPaul Roberts

Sustainability Team Manager and Waste and Resources Manager
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 83591

Contact Paul about management of sustainability teams, Waste and Resources management and the circular economy in practice at UWE Bristol, and student projects on campus.

Eddy PiperEddy Piper

Sustainability Projects Officer
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 86531

Contact Eddy about the reuse of furniture and equipment at UWE Bristol as well as other sustainable waste projects.


Chris Donnelley Chris Donnelley

Travel and Access manager
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 83924

Contact Chris for the overview of our travel services and our Travel Plan.

James Morvan James Morvan

Travel Planning officer
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 87154

Contact James about UWE Bristol’s travel plan, sustainable travel modes in particular cycling, and student and staff travel engagement activities.

Sophie Prosser Sophie Prosser

Travel interface officer (part-time 0.6)
Tel: +44 (0)117 32 87601

Contact Sophie for health and safety in the external environment.

Volunteering and partnership working

Jamie DarwenJamie Darwen

Head of Regional and Community Partnerships
Tel: +44 (0)117 3286342

Contact Jamie for information about partnerships with voluntary and community sector organisations, Skills Bridge, and community-based learning projects.”.

Contact us

If you have any queries, comments or ideas, please contact us:

Sustainability team
Building 650
UWE Bristol
Frenchay Campus
Coldharbour Lane
Bristol, BS16 1QY


Find us on Facebook and visit The Students' Union Green Team.

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