Alex completed an M.A. in Global Studies at the University of Oregon and has a personal commitment to social justice and equity for underrepresented communities.
As the Executive Director, Andrea harnesses her management experience to lead fundraising efforts, support staff on program execution, and manage operations.
Ashley holds a Master’s Degree in Sustainability Leadership, as well as a Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management, from Portland State University.
Benaville holds a bachelor's degree in Environmental Health Sciences and a post-graduate in Project Planning and Management.
Dan began his fieldwork with our partners in Malaysian Borneo via Engineers without Borders UK, and now works with our in-country partners to implement resilient systems.
Gabriel Sundoro Wynn
Gabriel works with government, indigenous peoples, and researchers to scale renewable energy solutions in Indonesia and Malaysia through resource mapping and modeling.
Geo brings her experience in sustainable finance, inclusive business tactics, and climate-positive value chains to support our programs in Southeast Asia.
Joaquin has led a biogas company, co-founded the Costa Rican Biogas Association, and serves as visiting faculty for EARTH University and consultant for SNV, USAID and GIZ.
Karen utilizes her Masters in Nonprofit Management and experience in federal government to enhance the operational efficiency and performance of Green Empowerment.
Katya Diaz Salcedo
Katya has spent 10 years honing her expertise in geographic information systems, land and project management, and public and private institutions in Peru and beyond.
Maria has extensive experience in rural sector microfinance in Nicaragua and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration.
Previously, Mica served as Interim Managing Director and Responsible Tourism Manager for a small NGO that supports women entrepreneurs in Oaxaca, Mexico.
Nida’s research tested biomass-based materials for renewable energy generation, development of electrochemical energy systems, and innovative waste-to-energy technologies.
Osbert is attracted to our innovative programming such as local partnerships that empower communities and implementing different technologies and project methods to reach underserved areas.
Paola Moreno Bermudez
Paola has a degree in Biology, is a Specialist in education and environmental management, and has a Masters in Education.
Raven has a unique combination of professional fundraising expertise and hands-on experience with WaSH projects as a Rotary volunteer. In her last role, Raven raised over $10.5 million to expand services for Oregon's unhoused population.
Sam is passionate about environmental activism and has spent time advocating for land conservation in the Southwestern United States.
Based in the Ecuadorian Amazon, Sam also provides direct support to local partner organizations.