Chrissie Clay

Chrissie Clay

Board Chair

Chrissie Clay is an attorney, a mother of three and an ardent supporter of Grades of Green…

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Camela Ott

Camela Ott, M.D.

Vice Chair

Camela Ott was born and raised in Rockford, Illinois until the age…

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Rachel Tornek

Rachel Tornek

Secretary

Rachel has been working in the environmental policy arena for two decades…

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Pat Amato

Long-Time Supporter
of Grades of Green

Pat was born and raised in the Midwest. He grew up in Toldeo…

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Christine Carreon

Long-Time Supporter
of Grades of Green

Christine Carreon recently retired from her twenty-year career…

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Lisa

Lisa Coppedge

Co-Founder of
Grades of Green

Lisa Coppedge is a Co-Founder of Grades of Green…

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Julie Hickson David

Long-Time Supporter
of Grades of Green

Steven Davis

Steven Davis, M.D.

M.D., Medical Director,
Breathe Clear Institute

Dr. Steven Davis is a Southern California native who attended college at…

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Dawnyell Goolsby, Ed.D

Principal,
Hudnall Elementary School

Dawnyell Goolsby has over two decades of experience in public school education…

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Shaya Kirkpatrick

Shaya Kirkpatrick

Co-Founder of
Grades of Green

Shaya Kirkpatrick is a Co-Founder of Grades of Green…

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Priscilla Munoz

Executive Director – West Controller
Real Estate Americas at J.P. Morgan

Priscilla is an Executive Director and the Regional Controller JP Morgan’s …

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Kay Sheth

Long-Time Supporter
of Grades of Green

When Kay first started working in Los Angeles in 1990…

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Kapil Singh

Partner and Portfolio Manager,
Ares Management

Kapil is originally from Calcutta, India, but spent most of his life in the Chicago area…

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Grades of Green’s Founders

Grades of Greens founders, from left: Shaya Kirkpatrick, Lisa Coppedge, Suzanne Kretschmer, and Kim Martin.
Grades of Green’s founders, from left:
Shaya Kirkpatrick, Lisa Coppedge, Suzanne Kretschmer, and Kim Lewand Martin.

Grades of Green was founded a decade ago by four eco-conscious moms with children attending Grand View Elementary in Manhattan Beach, California: Lisa Coppedge, Shaya Kirkpatrick, Suzanne Kretschmer, and Kim Lewand Martin. Find the rest of the story by exploring Grades of Green’s history.