Michelle Martinez

Exiting Executive Director

Michelle Martinez is a founding member of MEJC and has served as the Statewide coordinator since 2017. She has been practicing environmental justice in her hometown of Detroit since 2006, from urban farming to corporate campaigns, and climate justice with a focus on race and equity in the environmental sector. She is a graduate of University of Michigan, SEAS, earning her Master's in Environmental Policy in 2008. She will be assuming her position on the Board of Directors in January 2022, after five years of service to building the capacity of MEJC.