Cathy Marshall - Bookkeeper


Leah Wiste - Executive Director

Leah has worked with Michigan IPL since 2013. She is deeply invested in advocating for the protection of our sacred Earth and all of its awesome creatures, especially animals. Leah enjoys writing and has degrees in Women’s Studies and Cultural Anthropology. When she’s not evangelizing about energy efficiency and fighting climate change, she’s weeding the garden, hanging out with dogs, buying more books than she will ever read, or working on her house in Northwest Detroit. 
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Jennifer Young - Project Manager

Jennifer holds an MS in Resource Policy & Behavior from the School of Natural Resources & Environment at the University of Michigan and a BS in Biology from Eastern Michigan University.  Prior to working with Michigan IPL, Jennifer worked as a Program Manager for the Southeast Michigan Regional Energy Office where she convened government leaders in southeast Michigan communities in collaborative renewable energy and energy efficiency initiatives.  Jennifer is actively involved in the Interfaith Leadership Council of Metropolitan Detroit and the Detroit Interfaith Outreach Network, the Ferndale Environmental Sustainability Commission, and the  U.S. Green Building Council's Detroit Chapter.  Jennifer’s love of, and reverence for, nature stems from camping trips in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee, where her Dad took her and her sister during many beloved summers in her childhood.
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