Our team

Kelly Accardi

Senior Development Officer

Sarah Al-Zhyri

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Josephus Allmond

Staff Attorney

Ryan Anderson

Associate Attorney

Patrick Anderson 

Staff Attorney

Bonnie Angermeier

Senior Legislative Associate

Mary Maclean Asbill

Director, North Carolina Offices

Samantha Baars

Digital Content Manager

Nate Benforado

Senior Attorney

Tess Benjamin

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Chris Bertrand

Associate Attorney

Elizabeth Best

Receptionist & Office Administrator

Stephanie Biggs

Staff Attorney

Ariel Billmeier

Director of Development Operations

Alexis Bishop

Marketing Manager

Alaina Bottens

Legal/Administrative Assistant

 Lauren Bowen 

Senior Attorney

Chris Bowers

Senior Attorney

Terah Boyd

Communications Manager (AL/GA)

Jaclyn Brass

Project Attorney

Jenny Brennan

Climate Analyst

Wilson Brissett

Senior Writer

Barry Brock

Director, Alabama Office

Calvin Brondyke

Human Resources Information Systems Manager

Daniel Brookshire

Energy Utility and Policy Analyst

Hutton Brown

Senior Attorney

Carl Brzorad

Senior Associate Attorney

Greg Buppert

Senior Attorney

Grace Burkhart

Development Information Specialist

Trey Bussey

Staff Attorney

Morgan Butler

Senior Attorney

Sarah Caldwell

Foundation Relations Officer

Jennifer Camp

Legal Administrative Assistant

Alys Campaigne

Climate Initiative Leader

Mindy Campbell

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Susie Carlson

Associate Attorney

David W. Carr, Jr.

General Counsel

Derb S. Carter, Jr.

Senior Advisor and Attorney

Liam Cavanaugh

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Aradhana Chandra

Associate Attorney

Javier Christian

IT Associate

Rachel Chu

Communications Manager (SC)

Emma Clancy

Staff Attorney

Jessie Clark

Director of Digital Strategy

Miller Cochran

Geospatial Analyst

Katherine Coffey 

Associate Attorney

Irena Como

Senior Attorney

Kurt Conner

Litigation Assistant

Marco Corona

Director of Individual Giving

Carroll Courtenay

Staff Attorney

Robert Covington

Gift Processing and Donor Services Specialist

Catherine Crafa

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Jennie Daley

Senior Editor

Kristin Davis

Senior Attorney

Gayle Davis

Accounting Manager

Amy Day

Assistant to the Virginia Office Director & General Counsel

Tyler Demetriou

Associate Attorney

Christopher K. DeScherer

Director, South Carolina Office

Deirdre Dlugoleski

Associate Attorney

Deb Donnelly

Senior Development Officer for Legacy Gifts

Jennifer Doucette

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Emily Driscoll

Senior Communications Manager

Aisander Duda 

Senior Development Officer

Aisha Dukule

Communications Manager

Tasha Durrett

Senior Communications Manager (VA)

Sarah Edwards

Legislative Counsel

Emerson Ellis 

Legal Administrative Assistant

Mathieu Erramuzpe 

Staff Attorney

Sam Evans

Senior Attorney and Leader of the National Forests and Parks Program

Alexandra Farrell

Associate Attorney

Kristin Foltz

Office Manager (GA)

Danielle Fontaine

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Emily Francis

Senior Policy and Outreach Manager

Sarah Francisco

Director, Virginia Office

Zoe Gabrielson 

Associate Attorney

Jaclyn Galan

Accounts Payable Coordinator

Spencer Gall

Senior Attorney

Anna Gantt

Graphic Designer

Amanda Garcia

Senior Attorney

Henry Gargan

Associate Attorney

Garrett Gee

Senior Attorney

Jonathan Gendzier

Staff Attorney

DJ Gerken

President and Executive Director

Geoff Gisler

Program Director

Brian L. Gist

Senior Attorney specializing in transportation, clean energy and air

Thomas Gooding

Associate Attorney

Lauren Gordon

Office Manager (Chapel Hill)

Noa Greenspan 

Communications Fellow

Michaela Gregory

Legal Assistant/Office Administrator

Nick Guidi

Senior Attorney

Bob Halstead

Legal Assistant/Office Administrator

Melissa Harrison

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Adam Harms

Foundations Director

Sami Harrell

Associate Attorney

Ursa Heidinger 

Associate Attorney

Laurel Henneman

Prospect Researcher

Amanda Hersch

Graphic Designer

Blakely Hildebrand

Senior Attorney

Heather Hillaker

Senior Attorney

Eric Hilt

Senior Communications Manager (TN)

Frank Holleman

Senior Attorney with a focus on litigation

Denise Holman

Senior Foundations Manager

Grayson Holmes

Senior Attorney

Elizabeth Hundt

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Patrick Hunter

Managing Attorney, Asheville Office

Maia Hutt

Staff Attorney

Megan Huynh

Senior Attorney

Beth Ike

Senior Manager, Events and Engagement

Rachel James

Staff Attorney

Nick Jimenez

Senior Attorney

Candice Jones

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Mellie Kelley

Legal Assistant/Office Administrator

Makallen Kelley

Receptionist/Office Assistant

Brenda Kenion

Assistant to N.C. Office Director

Megan Kimball

Senior Attorney

Delaney King 

Associate Attorney

Laura LaFleur

Executive Administrator

Virginia Leary

Assistant to the Director of Finance and Administration

Shawn Lee

IT Associate

Cornelius Lewis

Digital Content and Strategy Manager

Christina Libre 

Associate Attorney

Rand Lines

Digital Campaign Manager

April Lipscomb

Senior Attorney

Liz Powers Little

Development Officer

Dakota Foard Loveland 

Associate Attorney

Munashe Magarira

Senior Attorney

Erin Malec

Director of Communications

Jake Markland 

Legal Administrative Assistant

Travis Marrs

Senior IT Associate

Ramona McGee

Senior Attorney and Leader of the Wildlife Program

Alyson Merlin

Associate Attorney

Kym Meyer

Litigation Director

Kate Mixson

Senior Attorney

Kelly Moser

Senior Attorney and Leader of the Water Program

Nat Mund

Director, Washington D.C. Office and Federal Affairs

Leslie Murphy

Senior Development Officer

Deborah M. Murray

Senior Attorney with a focus on litigation

David Neal

Senior Attorney

Tonya Nelson

Digital Fundraising Manager

Hannah Nelson

Senior Associate Attorney

Sean Nitcher

IT Associate

George Nolan

Director, Tennessee Office

Darah Palmer

Director of Human Resources

Hayley Parrish

Assistant to the Executive Director and Board Administrator

Mary Margaret Pearce

Assistant Director of Administration

Brooks Rainey Pearson

Legislative Counsel

Katherine Perry

Regional Administrator and Risk Manager

Sofia Piracha 

Marketing Associate

Trip Pollard

Senior Attorney and Leader of the Land and Community Program

Keri Powell 

Senior Attorney and Air Program Leader

Alyssa Prater

Legal Assistant/Office Administrator

Elizabeth Rasheed

Senior Associate Attorney

Anders Reynolds

Federal Legislative Director

Anne Robinson

Development Associate

Gil Rogers

Director, Georgia Office

Mark Sabath

Senior Attorney

Jovian Sackett

Director of Geospatial Science

Bill Sapp

Senior Attorney specializing in wetlands and coastal issues

Spencer Scheidt

Staff Attorney

Kelly Schindler

Development Writer

Brittany Shaar

Associate Attorney

Bailey Shea

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Anya Shepelavey

Office Administrative Assistant

Bob Sherrier

Staff Attorney

Katie Shevlin 

Chief Development Officer

Peter Slag

Associate Attorney

Scott Smallwood

Director of Marketing

Ami Somers

Creative Director

Sarah Stokes

Senior Attorney

Katie Storer

Legal Practice Administrator

Lauren Suchan 

Legal Administrative Assistant

Kathleen Sullivan

Senior Communications Manager (NC)

John Suttles

Deputy Director

Allie Swanson

Legislative Assistant/Office Administrator

Donna Sy

Salesforce Administrator

Chandra Taylor-Sawyer

Senior Attorney and Leader of the Environmental Justice Initiative

Gudrun Thompson

Senior Attorney and Energy Program Leader

Christina Andreen Tidwell

Senior Attorney

Nick Torrey

Senior Attorney

Erin Trammell

Receptionist/Office Assistant

Matthew Verdillo

Hiring Manager

Elizabeth Cole Vollins

Legal/Administrative Assistant

Candice Waller

Human Resources Generalist

Catherine Wannamaker

Senior Attorney with a focus on litigation

Jasmine Washington

Associate Attorney

Libbie Weimer

Geospatial Analyst

Emma Wellbaum

Associate Attorney

Jennifer Whitfield

Senior Attorney

Jamie Whitlock

Senior Attorney

Christie Wiggans

Finance and Investment Coordinator

Dustin Williams

Development Officer

Emily Wyche

Staff Attorney

Anna Young

Office Manager

Julie Youngman

Senior Attorney

Liz Zepeda

Federal Regulatory Director

Jean Zhuang

Senior Attorney

Catherine Zimmerman

Development Information Manager