Tyra Byers




Tyra works in the Office of Sustainability where she focuses on the integration of sustainability into academics and research, and manages the student internship program.  She has coordinated the Campus Watershed Committee for the last 5 years and helped develop the Watershed UGA project.  She came to the University of Georgia in 2008 from the Office of Sustainability at the University of New Hampshire where she'd been since 2002.      Prior to this time, she managed the environmental programs for the San Juan Islands Conservation District in Washington, and worked as a Planner for Santa Barbara County in California.


Office of Sustainability


Connecting academics, research, service and operations through the lens of sustainability.

Involvement in Watershed UGA

One of the project organizers and on the steering committee

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