About Jana

Jana has been promoted to Deputy Director for Programs. She’ll continue to stay engaged on climate as well as OEC’s other program areas as she makes the transition to her new role.

Jana Gastellum is the  Climate Program Director at Oregon Environmental Council.

Jana joined OEC January 2010 and leads state and regional work to bring about a healthy, low-carbon and equitable communities. Her recent work has focused on implementing programs to advance clean fuels, energy efficiency, and limiting and pricing carbon pollution. Jana facilitates the Healthy Climate Partnership, a statewide network of representatives from business, public interest, labor, local government and faith communities all dedicated to furthering climate action in Oregon.

Jana has more than a decade of experience building coalitions and advocating for climate policies. She previously worked on the UN Foundation/Energy Future Coalition climate team where she helped launch the 25x’25 renewable energy alliance, a joint initiative with agricultural and forestry leaders. In 2013, Jana was recognized as a “4 Under 40” Young Clean Energy Leaders to watch by the Northwest Energy Coalition. She received a B.S. and M.S. in Earth Systems from Stanford University. When she’s not working, she enjoys biking with her husband, hiking, trying new recipes, and puddle jumping with her daughters.

I’m Dedicated to Oregon Because…

My daughters were born here and Oregon has become home for our family.

How to Contact Jana:

Email: janag[at]
Phone: (503) 222-1963 x107