Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Green Infrastructure Policy, Nathan Griswold

Nathan has worked at the forefront of the green infrastructure industry for 19 years. He has played critical roles in the design, development, sale, construction, and successful establishment of nearly 1000 green roofs across North America. He launched Inhabitect, LLC to serve as an independent and all-inclusive resource for designing, building, and growing living architecture,Continue reading “Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Green Infrastructure Policy, Nathan Griswold”

Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Public Relations, Jessie Williams

Jessie Williams is a Traverse City local with a deep love for her hometown and a desire to see it further grow in sustainable, equitable ways. Jessie is a member of the University of Michigan Law School’s Class of 2025, also graduating in 2022 from UM with bachelor’s degrees in Environmental Science (concentration in urbanContinue reading “Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Public Relations, Jessie Williams”

Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Operations & Project Management, Christine Straley

Christine Straley is Good Work Lab’s operations and project manager. She is a passionate soul, driven for excellence in her work and life. She has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare field as both a practitioner and administrator. She is organized, loves to build out a good workflow, and can see a problemContinue reading “Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Operations & Project Management, Christine Straley”

Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Public Policy, Caroline Kennedy

Caroline Kennedy is Good Works Lab’s Public Policy Specialist—including proven experience with building or rebuilding relationships and creating successful collaborations, as well as developing clear written policy on complex issues. Caroline is a state/local government relations geek and tenacious advocacy professional. She spent 10 years working on both partisan and non-partisan staff for the MichiganContinue reading “Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Public Policy, Caroline Kennedy”

Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Artist, Heather Harrington

Creating Happy through Creativity Since childhood, Heather has been a passionate maker and creator. She spent much of her career as Creative Director of Harrington Communications, a marketing and design firm she founded in 2004, serving a nationwide roster of clients. Heather left her agency to pursue her passion for painting as a fine artist.Continue reading “Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Artist, Heather Harrington”

Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Grant Writer, Julie Hay

Julie Hay is Good Work Lab’s grant writer extraordinaire. She bringscreativity, appreciation for complex problems, and contagiousenthusiasm for big ideas to the GWL team. Born in Detroit and raised mainly in Traverse City, Hay loves hercommunity and is committed to doing meaningful work that improvesthe quality of life for more people. Hay earned both herContinue reading “Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Grant Writer, Julie Hay”

Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Branding Specialist & Designer, Chelsea Bay Dennis

“My mission in life is to use what I’m good at and passionate about for good, and to inspire others to do what makes them come alive and make a difference in the world.” Chelsea manifests this as a graphic designer, video producer, story coach, creative consultant, speaker, and event creator.  She has been branding/designing forContinue reading “Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Branding Specialist & Designer, Chelsea Bay Dennis”

Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Photographer, Beth Price

Beth Price is a Northern Michigan-based editorial and commercialphotographer who embeds her love for the natural world into herartistry. Through photography, she captures authentic momentshighlighting the dimensions and intimacies between people and theenvironment. As the Good Works Lab lead photographer, Beth hopes to grow as ahuman being, make new friends, and work towards the bettermentContinue reading “Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Photographer, Beth Price”

Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Fundraiser, Kelli Kaberle-Mengebier

Kelli Kaberle-Mengebier is a perpetual optimist. Friends and colleagues recognize this disposition as an extension of her warm personality and the inner confidence she brings to her many endeavors. She joins Good Works Lab as a development specialist with love for the community and keen fundraising acumen. She is flattered to join the Good WorksContinue reading “Meet the Good Works Lab Team: Fundraiser, Kelli Kaberle-Mengebier”