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.

Leanne Sawatzky

Leanne Sawatzky

Director of Operations

Leanne supports operations, finance, human resources, revenue generation and planning for Renewable Cities, enabling smooth program implementation and a healthy organizational culture.

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Brad Doff

Project Manager

Brad manages several key Renewable Cities projects, leveraging his many years of experience in municipal development and community sustainability to help cities meet climate and energy goals.

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Andrea Hedley

Communications & Engagement Manager

 Andrea manages communications, engagement and outreach activities for Renewable Cities, providing our international and local networks with resources for innovation in the urban energy transition.