Heather Taylor-Miesle

Executive Director

Heather Taylor-Miesle has more than 18 years of experience advocating for greater environmental and public heath protections, and working with our nation’s top decision-makers to bring environmental issues into the political spotlight. 

Prior to joining the OEC, Heather was the leader of the NRDC Action Fund, where she grew the organization from a mere concept into an environmental powerhouse in national politics. She also served as the NRDC’s deputy legislative director and held key aide positions on Capitol Hill. 

Heather studied political science and government at Marietta College in Marietta, Ohio. She recently completed her master’s of public administration from the University of Southern California.