Green America: Growing the Green Economy for People and the Planet

Our Staff

President and CEO Alisa Gravitz (contact)

Executive Director Larry Giammo (contact)

Executive Assistant & Associate Editor Martha van Gelder


Green Business Program

Division Director Denise Hamler

Marketing & Communications Coordinator Misha D. Clive

Certification & Standards Director Alix Davidson

Special Projects & Advertising Manager Rob Hanson


Corporate Responsibility Programs

Division and Climate Solutions Director Todd Larsen

Better Paper Project Director Frank Locantore

Better Paper Project Coordinator Allison Stewart

Fair Trade Campaigns Director Elizabeth O'Connell

Director of Social Investing & Policy Fran Teplitz

GMO Inside Campaign Director Elizabeth O'Connell

GMO Inside Campaign Coordinator Shireen Karimi

Food Campaign Director Nicole McCann

Food Campaign Manager Michelle Kim


Green Economy Mobilization & Publications

Division Director Dennis F. Greenia

Editor-in-Chief Tracy Fernandez Rysavy

Senior Writer Sarah Tarver-Wahlquist

Editorial Advisers Alisa Gravitz, Denise Hamler

Graphic Designer Jenny Thuillier

Illustrator Jem Sullivan

Publisher Denise Hamler

Advertising Manager Rob Hanson

Green Business Sales & Development Coordinator Dennis Greenia

Advertising/Sponsorships Dennis Greenia, Denise Hamler


Development Programs

Major Gifts Officer Christy Schwengel

Director of Marketing Dana Christianson

Membership Marketing Coordinator Beth Porter

Development Associate Katie Gatlin


Member Services & Organizational Systems

Director of Finance Bob Bulik

Senior Accountant & Benefits Manager Linda Carpenter

Member Services Account Representative Takiya Louers

Member Services & Volunteer Administration Assistant Ryan Beville

Data Entry Specialist and Accounts Receivable Clerk Deanna Tilden


Online and Technology Services

Director of Technology Hans Bauman

Senior Information Systems Analyst Bernadette Morales Gaskin

Web Specialist Shireen Karimi

Systems Administrator & IT Coordinator Pat Keyes

Online Systems Developer Bernard Yu



Founder/President Emeritus Paul Freundlich


To contact anyone of our staff please email first initial last name at greenamerica . org. Example: