- Initiator for Transition Troy, working to transition from oil dependency to local resiliency by engaging citizens in direct action and collaboration with government.
- Helping the City of Troy build a community led composting system, and improve the existing recycling system to move towards zero waste.
- Part of Solarize Troy, a bulk purchase of solar which is making it easier and cheaper for families to get solar in Rensselaer County.
- Developing a city program to help low and moderate income families get solar.
- Member of the League of Extraordinary Redheads.
- Member of the advisory committee for Realize Troy, a new comprehensive plan.
- Mobilizer for The Climate Mobilization.
- Founding Member of the Tech Valley Center of Gravity.
- Running for City Council.