Staff

  • Rahwa Ghirmatzion

    Rahwa Ghirmatzion

    Rahwa Ghirmatzion (she/her) is a Senior Policy Fellow at the Just Solutions Collective. She has worked with community-based organizations in Western New York that promote community development, climate justice, public […]

  • Brandon Dawson

    Brandon Dawson

    Brandon Dawson (he/they), develops and leads Just Solutions’ strategy and program to support and resource BIPOC and frontline communities in their fights against the climate crisis at the state and […]

  • Audrey Roderick

    Audrey Roderick

    Audrey Roderick (she/her), Director of Finance and Operations, is responsible for creating culturally aligned systems and operational procedures to build an impactful and sustainable future for Just Solutions. She brings […]

  • Angela Mew

    Angela Mew

    Angela Mew (she/her/hers) serves as the Development Director at Just Solutions. In this capacity, she oversees the formulation and execution of strategies aimed at securing the necessary funding to support […]

  • Rich Stolz

    Rich Stolz

    Rich Stolz (he/his/him) is a Senior Fellow with Just Solutions, focusing on the intersection of climate justice and immigrant rights strategy and organizing. Rich co-authored The Statue of Liberty Plan: A […]

  • Jennifer Moon, Ph.D.

    Jennifer Moon, Ph.D.

    Jennifer has over 20 years of experience in social services and public health, serving as a researcher, analyst, program manager, and communicator. Her experience includes serving as a Public Welfare […]

  • Idalmis Vaquero

    Idalmis Vaquero

    Idalmis Vaquero (she/her) is a Senior Policy Analyst located in Los Angeles. Her interest in policy and law stems from her personal experience growing up in Boyle Heights, a community […]

  • Deepika Kandula, MPH, MBA

    Deepika Kandula, MPH, MBA

    Deepika Kandula (she/her), Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives, plays a lead role in determining organizational strategies and designing cross-sector Innovation Hubs that aim to strengthen our partnerships with frontline communities […]

  • Lew Daly

    Lew Daly

    Lew Daly (he/him) is a Senior Fellow with Just Solutions, focusing on climate justice policies and strategy. He previously served as Deputy Director of Climate Policy at the Roosevelt Institute, […]

  • Ja’Mes Williams

    Ja’Mes Williams

    Ja’Mes Williams (she/her), Executive Assistant, is a talented and ambitious leader with great people skills hailing from Richmond, CA. She is a recent graduate of Los Angeles Pacific University with […]