Capri Schafner

Capri Schafner

Contact: 210-458-7970 |
Occupation: Senior Administrative Associate

Educational Background:

Texas A&M University 2008 Bachelor of Arts, English; Communication

Professional History:

In 2008 Capri Schafner started as the Senior Administrative Associate at the English Language Institute at Texas A&M University. There she was given the opportunity to work with international students representing over 25 different countries and be the key point of contact for students through admission processing, new student orientation, academic advising, event coordinating, and TOEFL preparation.  In addition to her work with students, Capri Schafner assisted 14 faculty members and coordinated three volunteer programs totaling over 300 volunteers each semester. In 2010 Capri Schafner began her career at the University of Texas at San Antonio by becoming the Financial Aid Officer for the Study Abroad and TASFA programs. 

Her new position as the Senior Administrative Associate at the Texas Sustainable Energy Research Institute continues her work in higher education, but most importantly, allows her to have direct community impact as the communication specialist, event coordinator, and proposal assistant for the Institute.

Related Projects: Eagle Ford ShaleElectrification of TransportationEnergy Conservation & Residential ConsumptionEnergy Water NexusLarge Scale Photovoltaic IntegrationSan Antonio Clean Energy IncubatorUTSA Solar Forecasting ResearchWind Energy Research

Martha Wright

Martha Wright

Contact: 210-458-8653 |
Occupation: Research Analyst

Martha Wright is a research analyst at the UTSA Texas Sustainable Energy Research Institute.

With her background in Environmental Science, Martha’s work at the Institute has been focused on sustainability research including carbon management, transportation, and water.  As a student at UTSA, she advanced initiatives for student interaction, created a new student organization, Roadrunners for Renewable Resources, and participated in multiple outreach events.

Professional Affiliations: Alpha Chi National Honor Society, Golden Key International Honor Society, Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Honor Society, UTSA Honors Alliance

Educational Background: B.S. in Environmental Science, 2012
University of Texas at San Antonio

Related Projects: Carbon Capture, Storage, Sequestration and ReutilizationEnergy Conservation & Residential ConsumptionEnergy Efficiency Online Outreach