Sustainable RSCCD Committee (SRC)


The Sustainable RSCCD Committee is a participatory governance committee, working with the campus committees, responsible for raising awareness within the district and making recommendations to the Chancellor concerning the conservation of energy and other resources and the implementation of sustainability practices that impact the district and community.


  • Promote and nurture new patterns of thinking about college and district operations, practices, learning programs, support services and the relation to the local community that include consideration of conservation of energy and sustainability.
  • Develop a comprehensive plan to achieve climate neutrality.
  • Create institutional structures and identify resources relating to conservation of energy and sustainability to guide and support the implementation of the comprehensive plan.
  • Complete an inventory of all greenhouse gas emissions and update that inventory.
  • Encourage the development of curriculum that raises awareness about climate neutrality and sustainability and that offers a career path to employment in "green" technologies.
  • Review the status of and develop objectives related to improving and maintaining the "green infrastructure" of the district and colleges.
  • Provide periodic progress reports on the accomplishments of the committee.

Sustainability Plan

The Sustainable RSCCD Committee finalized work on the Rancho Santiago Community College District Sustainability Plan in February 2015. The plan was approved by the Board of Trustees at its meeting of March 9, 2015.  To view the plan and subsequent reports, click on the links below.

  Rancho Santiago Community College District Sustainability Plan

  Districtwide Water Conservation Efforts Presentation to the Board - May 16, 2016

  Sustainability Plan 2014-2016 Report

  Sustainability Report - 2016-2018
     Exhibit A - Sustainability Plan Pamphlet
     Exhibit B - SAC Bicycle Racks and Hydration Stations Map
     Exhibit C - SCC Bicycle Racks and Hydration Stations Map
     Exhibit D - SAC Central Mall Landscape Walking Tour
     Exhibit E - Electricity, Gas and Water Consumption 2010-2018



Santa Ana CollegeSantiago Canyon CollegeDistrict Office
Vice President, Admin Svcs
Bart Hoffman
Vice President, Admin Svcs
Arleen Satele
Asst. Vice Chancellor 
Carri Matsumoto​, Chair​​
Vice President, CEC
Jim Kennedy
Vice President, OEC
Jose Vargas

Dr. Kimo Morris

Angela Guevara, OEC

Classified Staff
Aggie Sehm

Classified Staff
Ambar Nakagami

Classified Staff
Simone Wolfe

Omar Cortes


2019-2020 Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held from 3 - 4 p.m. in the District Office Executive Conference Room (#114)


AgendasMeeting Notes


October 30, 2019


October 30, 2019
Meeting Notes​

March 18, 2020
Agenda - Cancelled

May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020
Meeting Notes




2019-2020 Meeting Schedule

Previous Meeting Agendas & Notes