Dustin has an MS degree in environmental science and policy with a concentration of environmental management. He served as a policy and reporting intern and worked on updating the university’s recycling and Environmental Management & Sustainability System policies. Dustin was raised in Northern California and was later stationed at Camp Pendleton, CA during his time in the Marines. After his enlistment, he earned a BA in international economics from San Diego State University. Upon graduation from Mason, he was the Recycling and Waste Manager for Mason.