Our Staff

Michael Small

Executive Director

Michael sets the strategic direction for the organization, leads the Renewable Cities team, and establishes strategic relationships with partners and donors.

Keane Gruending

Communications Manager

Keane is responsible for advancing Renewable Cities’ mission through a wide range of communications channels, including stakeholder and public engagement.

Kathryn Sheps

Kathryn Sheps

Operations Manager and Dialogue Convener

Kathryn manages all aspects of Renewable Cities’ operations, including management of grants, finances and logistics.

Angela Paley

Angela Paley

Program Coordinator

Angela is responsible for coordinating public events, supporting the team’s projects, events, administration, and scheduling.