Monthly Member Meeting!
Resham Shirsat, Director of Sustainability at Valencia College will be the January speaker for Sierra Club.
Prior to coming to Valencia College, Shirsat served as the sustainability specialist for Hillsborough Community College in Tampa. There, she worked to reduce waste college-wide, developed community partnerships and training materials for students, faculty and staff. She is certified as a LEED (Leadership in Education and Environmental Design) accredited professional in building esign and construction. She also holds a Permaculture Design Certificate.
Previously, Shirsat worked as an environmental staff scientist, a sustainability project manager for a sustainability consulting firm and as a consultant for Waste Management’s Tampa recycling facility. Shirsat earned bachelor’s degrees in biology and anthropology, as well as a master’s degree in environmental and waste management, from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
All programs are held the 3rd Wed of the month at 6:30/45 pm, at Harry P. Leu Gardens.: 1920 N Forest Ave, Orlando, FL 32803
Free parking. Free program.
Door opens at 6:30/45 pm, with light snacks and socializing.Programs are held from 7 – 8:45 pm.A brief discussion of environmental issues precedes the program with info on upcoming, fun, outings — A great way to meet more environmental folk and network for certain.
*Admission is always free, and the public is invited — So come on down, and bring some friends! Join Sierra Club for as little as just $15 right now, as this money helps fund our meeting spaces, as well as, our outings, sponsor speakers, and much, much more. Everyone with Central Florida Sierra Club Group is an unpaid volunteer. We’re doing what we can to better the local community. It takes a village. And we thank you for being part of that village.
Hope to see you at the meeting this, and every month.
EXPLORE, ENJOY, AND PROTECT THE PLANET.