Michael Howroyd

Sustainability Projects Officer

About Michael

Michael is responsible for operating the University’s Environmental Management System (EMS) ensuring that the ISO14001:2015 certification is maintained.  This includes the management of an internal audit programme and managing training delivery.  He is also responsible for the implementation of programmes that will support circular resource use such as the Reuse@Leeds scheme and waste reporting.  In addition, Michael also leads in the delivery of our Biodiversity Standard and is currently working on a new an exciting staff engagement programme.

Before joining the team, Michael worked in a variety of related disciplines including farming, landscaping, forestry, academic research and practical conservation and events management with Cheshire West and Chester Council. He is an alumni of Reaseheath College of Agriculture (Wildlife, Game and Rural Leisure Management) and Sheffield Hallam University (BSc Environmental Conservation).

Ask me about

EMSBiodiversity, Reuse, Recycling, Making the Most of Resources theme, Sustainable Garden


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Campus Bee Diary 15/7/2015

Reuse – The system that keeps on giving!