Staff

Ellen Vaughan
  • Title
    • Water and Climate Action Manager
  • Division Business & Administrative Services
  • Department
    • Sustainability Office
  • Phone
    831-502-7086
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Kerr Hall, 118
  • Mail Stop Chancellor's Office

Biography, Education and Training

Ellen Vaughan studied business and forestry at Virginia Tech before receiving her Masters in Environmental Policy at SUNY Environmental Science and Forestry. She has worked as a Global Warming Field Organizer for Greenpeace in Washington, DC, the Director of Sustainability for the Syracuse Center for Excellence, and Project Coordinator for the Public Counsel of the Rockies in Aspen, CO. Ellen found her true calling in higher education in beautiful Flagstaff, AZ where she worked as Northern Arizona University's Sustainability Manager for five years. She joined the UCSC team in October, 2018.