Rachel Kocin
601 Lakeside Ave.
Cleveland OH 44114



The Cleveland Climate Action Fund has an active Advisory Board that leads the direction of the Fund and advises grant making to neighborhood-based projects that help Cleveland residents mitigate and/or adapt to climate change. These individuals and their organizations are committed to meeting the needs of the community through addressing climate issues such as emissions, climate resilience, and adaptation. The Cleveland Climate Action Fund Advisory Board Members include:

Arcelor Mittal: Summer Paris

BrownFlynn: Margie Flynn

City of Cleveland: Matt Gray

Cleveland Clinic: Jon Utech

Cleveland Foundation: Stephen Love

Cleveland Museum of Natural History: Marc Lefkowitz

Cleveland Neighborhood Progress: Bianca Butts, Linda Warren

Cuyahoga County Land Reutilization Corp.: Lilah Zautner

Eaton Corporation: Claire Castleman

George Gund Foundation: John Mitterholzer

ioby: Indigo Bishop

KeyBank: Andrew Watterson

Neighborhood Connections: Tom O’Brien

Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District: Jenita Warner

Founding Partners

The Cleveland Climate Action Fund’s Founding Partners created the Fund and hold permanent seats on our Advisory Board.  Our Founding Partners include:

City of Cleveland
Cleveland Clinic
The Cleveland Foundation
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
The George Gund Foundation

Photo Credit: Dan Hennessy, Aquaponics in Cleveland