Michelle DeatrickFounder and Chair, DNC Environment and Climate Crisis Council
Sean McBreartyMichigan Legislative and Policy Director,
Clean Water Action
Jeff IrwinState Senator (MI-18)
Yousef RabhiState Representative (MI-53)
Jackson KoeppelSuccession Supporter, Soulardarity
Desirae SimmonsCo-Director, Interfaith Council for Peace & Justice
Officers + Team Members
Community organizer and software engineer committed to a green and publicly owned energy future.
Image processing engineer, raised Ann Arborite, passionate about fighting for democratization and against climate change, avid birder, biker, and gamer.
Kiplin KaldahlInternal Organizing
Research associate, health sciences.
Chris LewisMedia Liaison
Climate change researcher and communicator.
Environmental justice ph.d. candidate, climate and labor organizer.
Former editor of the Grand Rapids Legal News and other papers, and the current editor of Groundcover News, the street paper of the homeless in Ann Arbor. She is the founder or co-founder of several nonprofits and has served as treasurer for some of them as well as doing fund accounting at a governmental-related nonprofit in the early 2000s.