Our Staff


Alex Boston

Executive Director

Alex 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

Special Projects and Operations Manager

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

Angela Paley

Program Coordinator

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

Mojtaba Lajevardi

Community Renewable Natural Gas Analyst

Mojtaba is responsible for developing the BC Local Government Renewable Natural Gas Roadmap.