Program Coordinator and Self Reliant House Environmental Center Director:
Robin Freeman, MA
Environmental Design, Green Building, Public Policy, Watershed Topics, Sustainable
Systems, Social Ecology Research

Environmental Center Staff:
Eric Lindberg, BA
Administrative; Interests: Societal Sustainability Practices, Watersheds, Music/multimedia

Current Faculty:
L. Bruce Douglas, PE
Green Building, Energy, Watershed
Daniel Edelstein, MS
Field Studies, Wildlife, Ornithology
Ron Felzer, MS
Field Studies, Forestry, Biology
Leslie Geathers, BArch
Architecture, Agroecology
Nehanda Imara, MA
Environmental Justice
Dave Kaplow, MA
Landscape Ecological Restoration
David Ralston, PhD, BArch
Urban Planning, Geography, Fellow - Brower Dellums Institute for Sustainable Policy

Recent Faculty:
Paul Belz, MA
Environmental Education
Josh Bergstrom, BS, PG
Watersheds, Water Quality
Martha Berthelsen, MA
Habitat Restoration
Junko Bryant, MRP
Urban and Regional Planning
Ray Chamberlain, PhD
Chemistry
Steve Cochrane, MS
Watershed Restoration
Whitney Dotson, MPH
Community and Environmental Health
Eric Folmer, BA
Ranger, Forest Management
Charles Ford, MS
Marine Biology
Dana Harvey, MS
Soils, Urban Ecology, Urban Agriculture
Philip Klasky, MA
Public Policy, Citizen Participation
Susan Lobo, PhD
Native American Studies
Laurel Marcus, MS
Watershed Assessment and Restoration
Sue Mark, MFA
Cultural Research
Amiko Mayeno, MA
C
ommunity Environmental Education
Josh Meidav, PhD
Watershed Science, Ecology
Maria Morales, MS
Vegetation and Fire Management
Darby Price, PhD
Ecology and Culture

Alumni Staff:
Heather Ellison, BA
Administrative; Interests- Certified Horticulturalist, Urban Forestry, Agroecology, Natural
History, Sustainable Landscape Gardening, Aesthetic Pruning
Megan Hess,  BA
Administrative; Interests– Watershed Issues, Watershed and Landscape Restoration
Je
nnifer Jordan-Wong, BA
Administrative; Interests - Art, Human Ecology, Psychology, Creative Community
Caretaking
Dacie Luce, MA
Watershed Coordination

meritus:
Charles Ford, MS
Marine Biology, Self Reliant House founding Director

In Memoriam:
Suzanne Adams, PhD
Psychology, Founding Faculty Urban Ecology
George Hilton, MS
Geologist, Founding Faculty, Field Studies
Contact: (510) 434-3840 or email ecomerritt@yahoo.com
Environmental Management and Technology
Faculty and Staff
Environmental Management and Technology  
at Merritt College
Recent Faculty:
Paul Belz, MA
Environmental Education
Josh Bergstrom, BS, PG
Watersheds, Water Quality
Martha Berthelsen, MA
Habitat Restoration
Junko Bryant, MRP
Urban and Regional Planning
Ray Chamberlain, PhD
Chemistry
Steve Cochrane, MS
Watershed Restoration
Whitney Dotson, MPH
Community and Environmental Health
Eric Folmer, BA
Ranger, Forest Management
Charles Ford, MS
Marine Biology
Dana Harvey, MS
Soils, Urban Ecology, Urban Agriculture
Philip Klasky, MA
Public Policy, Citizen Participation
Susan Lobo, PhD
Native American Studies
Laurel Marcus, MS
Watershed Assessment and Restoration
Sue Mark, MFA
Cultural Research
Amiko Mayeno, MA
C
ommunity Environmental Education
Josh Meidav, PhD
Watershed Science, Ecology
Maria Morales, MS
Vegetation and Fire Management
Darby Price, PhD
Ecology and Culture
Environmental Program Coordinator:
Robin Freeman, MA
Environmental Design, Green Building, Public Policy, Watershed Topics, Sustainable Systems

Environmental Center Staff:
Sonia Manrique-Stromberg, BA
Administrative; Interests: Climate Issues, Public Policy, Resource Conservation & Waste Reduction,
Health/Toxics, Environmental Justice
Current Faculty:
L. Bruce Douglas, PE
Green Building, Energy, Watershed
Daniel Edelstein, MS
Field Studies, Wildlife, Ornithology
Ron Felzer, MS
Field Studies, Forestry, Biology
Leslie Geathers, BArch
Architecture, Agroecology
Nehanda Imara, MA
Environmental Justice
Dave Kaplow, MA
Landscape Ecological Restoration
David Ralston, PhD, BArch
Urban Planning, Geography, Fellow - Brower Dellums Institute for Sustainable Policy
Alumni Faculty:
Heather Ellison, BA
Administrative; Certified Horticulturalist, Urban
Forestry, Agroecology, Natural History, Sustainable
Landscape Gardening, Aesthetic Pruning
Megan Hess,  BA
Administrative; Watershed Issues, Watershed and
Landscape Restoration
Jennifer Jordan-Wong, BA
Administrative; Art, Human Ecology, Psychology,
Creative Community
Caretaking
Dacie Luce, MA
Watershed Coordination
Daniel Rosen, MA
History, Founding Faculty Urban Ecology
Sanford Ohren, MS
Field Studies
In Memoriam:
Suzanne Adams, PhD
Psychology, Founding Faculty Urban Ecology
 
George Hilton, MS
Geologist, Founding Faculty, Field Studies
Emeritus:
Charles Ford, MS
Marine Biology, Self Reliant House founding Director