Sustainability Brand LogoThe Sustainability Office works to provide core services for residents and businesses. Our services aim to improve the livability of neighborhoods and homes, create vibrant economies, and improve environmental health. This is an aspirational vision for the city and it will take many partners working together to accomplish it. 


Sustainability Team

The Sustainability Office leads an internal team comprised of staff from multiple divisions that identifies sustainability related issues and opportunities throughout the City organization and creates and champions solutions through policies, programs, financing, and organizational systems.


  • Brendan Close; Parks, Recreation and Libraries
  • Matthew Burman; Parks, Recreation and Libraries
  • Joe Reale; Parks, Recreation and Libraries
  • Shalene Hiller; Parks, Recreation and Libraries
  • Quint Friesell, Fire
  • Tammy Thompson, Human Resources
  • Julie Koehler, Public Works & Utilities
  • Amy Johnson, Community Development
  • Anjelica McMahon, General Services
  • Ricky Bennett, Information Technology
  • Nina Vue, Finance/Accounting 
  • Paul Schmiechen, City Manager's Office
  • Bridger Tomlin, City Manager's Office (Chair/Team Manager) 

Contact Us 

Paul Schmiechen Paul Headhot
Chief Sustainability Officer





Bridger Tomlin 
Sustainability Associate
303-658- 2662