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Our Team

ClimateActionWR is a collaboration between local organizations and community members focused on climate change mitigation, and is led by Reep Green Solutions and Sustainable Waterloo Region.

Team Members

Samantha Tremmel

Plan Manager

Mara Mackay

Project Coordinator

Sarah Fries

Marketing Coordinator

Megan Gereghty

Local Policy Researcher

Sandra Biskupovic

Community Action Researcher

Management Committee

Mary Jane Patterson

Executive Director

Reep Green Solutions

Tova Davidson

Executive Director

Sustainable Waterloo Region

Kate Daley

Environmental Sustainability Specialist         

Region of Waterloo

Lisa Keys

Manager of Facilities

City of Cambridge

Claire Bennett

Corporate Sustainability Officer

City of Kitchener

Anna Marie Cipriani

Sustainability Coordinator

City of Waterloo

Transition 2050 Partners

Action Owners and Partners

Sector Committees

Sector Committee Advisors

  • Jeff Hunter
  • Jeff Quint
  • John Kokko
  • Siobhan Bionsteel
  • Yige Trong

Transportation Sector Committee

David Trueman and Maria Legault, Committee Chairs


  • Dorothy McCabe
  • Gena Braun
  • Jenessa Doherty
  • Katie Wall
  • Mat Thijssen
  • Matthew Nicholas Schwarze
  • Scott Morton Ninomiya
  • Tom Strickland
  • Zahra Jaffer

Workplaces Sector Committee

Anna Hohenadel and Mayah Moosajee, Committee Chairs


  • Andrew Schiedel
  • Aisling Dennett
  • Brennan Detzler
  • Connie Lum
  • Jeff Van Gyssel
  • Jenessa Doherty
  • Jenny Zhou
  • Joseph Tanel
  • Robert McCallum
  • Veronica Nhio-son

Residential Sector Committee

Heather McDiarmid, Committee Chair


  • Carole Boucher
  • Judy Maan Miedema
  • Lisa Truong
  • Matthew Day
  • Michele Martin
  • Monika Wagner
  • Rebecca McIntosh
  • Ryan Fobel
  • Sandra Bray
  • Steven Lam

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