Office of Sustainability

Meet the Staff

Morgan King

Sustainability & Waste Coordinator
Morgan.King@humboldt.edu
Plant Operations 100 D
(707) 826-5889

Morgan manages the recycling program, advises students, and facilitates the infusion of sustainability in campus operations and academics.  Morgan holds a Master of Social Science in Environment and Community from Humboldt State University and a B.A. in Biology from the University of California Santa Cruz.  He is a certified Building Analyst and Building Envelope Professional and has worked as an energy auditor and trainer, sustainability curriculum developer, and Peace Corps Nepal volunteer.

TallChief Comet

Director of Sustainability
TallChief.Comet@humboldt.edu
House 13 room 003
(707) 826-5920

TallChief Comet (TC) currently serves as Director of the Office of Sustainability after serving as the campus Sustainability Coordinator for five years.  TallChief has over 23 years of experience working in the environmental and natural resources fields, ranging from a field biologist in Alaska with the PNW Research Station to an Environmental Programs Director for a tribal government.  In addition to his duties as Office Director TC is the advisor for several student programs and clubs on campus including CCAT and Power Save Green Campus, a volunteer faculty member in the College of Natural Resources and Sciences, and is a leader or member of several campus committees.  TallChief is also an HSU alum (89’, Wildlife), married to Kimberly since 1984 (also an HSU alum, 86’), and proud father of Sabra, who recently graduated from Southern Oregon University with a BS in biology, zoology and field studies emphases.  He continues to conduct nearly weekly raptor surveys in the Arcata bottoms with his longtime friend Jeff Dunk (lecturer, ESM) and has lived in McKinleyville since returning to the north coast in 1997.

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