Nationally, Emerald Cities advocates for federal and regional policies that support a high-road approach to creating more sustainable, just and democratic communities. Our Community Learning Partnership is developing a national network of equity-oriented climate justice advocates; our Water Caucus is working to address equitable access to clean water; our Energy Democracy and Electrification work advances equity in clean energy solutions; and our HRAMBI program is ensuring MWDBE businesses are equitably engaged in helping to build a more sustainable future.



National Programs and Initiatives

Our Team

For more information about work being done in the region, feel free to reach out to the National team. 

Meishka Mitchell

President & CEO
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Adetola Shabi

Chief Financial & Administrative
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Sonia Kikeri

National Director of Policy and Civic Engagement

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Tabaris Smith

Senior Program Manager,
Special Projects

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Chelsey Bryant

Director Of Advisory Strategies

Alyssa Moore

Project Manager, Advisory Strategies

Donya Curry

Accountant & Office Manager

Nora Elmarzouky

Senior Energy Democracy Manager

Ardie Griffin

Policy Analyst &
Legislative Director

Charlene Hill

Senior Accountant

Hunter Jones

Eco Communicator

Mandy Lee

Senior Program Manager, CESBS

Justyce Watson

Economic Inclusion Manager, DC

Whitney Weston

Human Resources &
Operations Manager


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