University of Wisconsin–Madison

Trina La Susa

Newsletter Associate Editor

Trina La Susa is a senior at UW–Madison majoring in journalism and strategic communications with a certificate in sustainability. She joined the Office of Sustainability in May 2017. Trina is a lifelong resident of Wisconsin dedicated to giving the environment a stronger voice through media and inspiring others to help preserve the natural environment for future generations.

Throughout her time at UW-Madison, she has served as a journalist for multiple publications including Curb Magazine, The Daily Cardinal, Madison Commons, West Bend Daily News and Isthmus. She also produces and hosts Earthspeak Radio, an environmental talk show on WSUM 91.7 FM. Trina also serves as the Vice President of Senior Class at UW-Madison and volunteers through ARMS (Adult Role Models in Science) as an after school science club facilitator at an elementary school in Monona.

As the newsletter associate editor for the Office of Sustainability, Trina is currently responsible for writing stories about campus sustainability and producing the newsletter for an audience of over 4,300.