Great Lakes Staff and Affiliates


Great Lakes Regional Center

213 W. Liberty Street, Suite 200
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone: 734-769-3351


Great Lakes Regional Center Staff

Rebecca Meuninck

Regional Executive Director

Rebecca Meuninck, Ph.D. is the Regional Executive Director of the National Wildlife Federation’s Great Lakes Regional Center. The regional office works with the National Wildlife Federation and other organizations in each of the Great Lakes states. 

Rebecca came to NWF in 2023 after working with the Ecology Center for over 20 years leading campaigns and coalitions focused on chemical policy reform, clean water, lead poisoning prevention, and sustainable procurement. Much of her work has been focused on the Great Lakes region.

Lindsey Bacigal

Senior Coordinator, Communications, Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition

Mitzi Brady

Operations Coordinator

Anna Brunner

Senior Manager, Equity and Justice

Lisa Dinon

Senior Coordinator, Great Lakes Partnerships

Jason Dinsmore

Director, Conservation Partnerships

Jessica Espenshade

Manager, Sustainable Agriculture

Celia Haven

Field Manager, Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition

Gail Hesse

Director, Great Lakes Water Program

Manja Holland

Senior Director, Community Engagement

Tiffany Jones

Senior Manager, Community Engagement

Sophee Langerman

Senior Coordinator, Equity & Justice Partnerships

Elizabeth Lillard

Women in Conservation Leadership and Equity & Justice Strategy Manager

Jordan Lubetkin

Senior Director, Ohio River Restoration

Cathy Martin

Drinking Water Policy Coordinator

Kristin McNair

Manager, Operations

Denise Poloyac

Associate Director

Ciera Rawson

Community Engagement Coordinator

Adam Reimer

Specialist, Conservation Outreach

Laura Rubin

Director, Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition

Oday Salim

Staff Attorney and Director of the University of Michigan Environmental Law & Sustainability Clinic

Juliet Slutzker

Director, Conservation Partnerships

Marc Smith

Director, Great Lakes Policy

Beth Wallace

Director, Climate & Energy

Anna Marie Zorn

Communications Manager, GLRC

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