Our Staff

Our history of effective results is a direct result of innovative, collaborative problem solving performed by a group of talented and hardworking individuals. Meet our dedicated staff.

Karen Lewotsky

Rural Partnerships & Water Policy Director
There’s no place like home.

Diana Nuñez

Executive Director
Diana is an equity driven, results-oriented leader known for integrity and commitment to quality and transparency with an educational background in Science and Research.
Janne Sepp

Janne Sepp

Database & Membership Associate
Her natural affinity for data tracking/analysis and problem solving has allowed her to help various non-profit organizations to achieve their objectives, most recently OMSI, and Portland Children’s Museum.

Ilene Moss

Finance Director
Clean air and water, a healthy climate, and an unpolluted landscape” – a recipe for a sustainable future doesn’t get much simpler than that.

Stacey Dalgaard

Water Outreach Director
Change is never easy, but always possible. - Barack Obama

Joel Schoening

Communications Director
Joel is a values-driven leader and strategic communicator with a passion for surfacing pragmatic solutions to big challenges through authentic community relations.

Jamie Pang (South)

Program Director, Environmental Health
It is our collective and individual responsibility to preserve and tend to the environment in which we all live. - Dalai Lama

Sara Wright

Program Director, Transportation
I work to protect Oregon because if I didn’t, I would fall into despair. We have so much potential to reimagine our systems and structures to support our communities sustainably, and so much work to do to realize that potential. I am responsible to the future of the place where I choose to live, so I do the work.

Our Board

Our Board of Directors includes professionals, academics and experts from across a range of expertise from communications, government affairs, mediation and conservation. Meet the Board.

Staci Simonich

About Staci Staci Simonich is Professor and Executive Associate Dean in the ...

Philip Wu

President
About Philip Philip Wu is a pediatrician and member of the Community Benefit ...

Peter Koehler

About Peter Peter H. Koehler, Jr., is the principal of Koehler ADR, LLC, which ...

Michael Jung

About Michael Michael Jung was Vice President for Policy, Government, and ...

Lane Shetterly

About Lane Lane Shetterly is a partner in the law firm Shetterly Irick and ...

Karen Moynahan

About Karen Karen Moynahan is Chief Deputy City Attorney for the City of ...

JJ Green

About JJ JJ was born and raised on the central Oregon coast, earning her ...

Jean Wilson

About Jean Jean Wilson is highly committed to the renewable energy business, ...
We bring Oregonians together
Our Members: From our founding in 1968 to today, members of Oregon Environmental Council are ordinary people who believe, by working together, we can protect Oregon's treasured water, air, and land for today and future generations. Be a part of the legacy.

Our Partners: We partner with Oregonians—of all ages, races, ethnicities and genders; from all communities, rural, urban and suburban; from any political affiliation; and from all walks of life—to create a healthier future for our state. More about our partners.

OEC condemns racism and violence in all forms. We stand in solidarity with the Asian and Asian American community, immigrants, and people of color in Oregon and beyond, and we remain steadfast in our commitment to combating racial injustices in our work. Read our statement.

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