Who We Are

Jamesa Johnson Greer

Jamesa Johnson Greer

Executive Director

Jamesa Johnson-Greer, J.D. (she/her) is the Executive Director of Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition.

Anne Marie Hertl

Anne Marie Hertl

Organizing Director

Anne Marie Hertl (she/her) joins the MEJC team leveraging a decade of non-profit experience working as an organizer and regional activist to support social justice movement building throughout the environmental sector in Michigan.

Dana Mohammad

Dana Mohammad

Just Transition Associate

As the daughter of Palestinian immigrants, Dana (she/her) believes that her freedom and liberation is tied to all those who are oppressed under systems of racism and exploitation.

Kyle Whyte

Kyle Whyte

Board Member

Kyle Whyte (he/him) is an environmental justice organizer, educator, and researcher, currently serving as the George Willis Pack Professor at the University of Michigan, where he teaches in the environmental justice graduate program.

Ahmina Maxey

Ahmina Maxey

Operations Director

Ahmina (she/her) is committed to ensuring that grassroots leadership and expertise are valued and strengthened as we work for transformative and systemic change.

Katrina Hamann-Azanov

Katrina Hamann-Azanov

Communications Specialist

Katrina (they/she) is responsible for developing communication strategies that advance the goals of MEJC and amplify messaging surrounding climate, racial, and economic justice.

Ryan 'Rei' Fielder

Ryan 'Rei' Fielder

MAJIC Manager

Ryan Fielder (they/them), affectionately known as Rei, is a radical, Black queer organizer, facilitator, social
worker and artist who hails from the Motor City.

Gloria J Lowe

Gloria J Lowe

Board Member

Gloria J Lowe (she/her) is the founder and president of We Want Green Too which has served veterans and returning citizens for over 14 years.

Juan Jhong Chung

Juan Jhong Chung

Climate Justice Director

Juan Jhong Chung (he/they) is the Climate Justice Director for the Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition.

Gabriela 'Gabi' Alcazar

Gabriela 'Gabi' Alcazar

Network Manager

Gabriela Alcazar (she/her) is the Network Manager with the Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition.