Our Staff

Alaina McCleery

Director of Individual Giving


As Director of Individual Giving, Alaina deepens and grows donor support of the organization through cultivating relationships with our most dedicated supporters. She builds relationships across the state and elevates the Ohio Environmental Council as a resource and an outlet for generous people, organizations, businesses, and others interested in contributing to a mission that matters. She is a co-founder of the OEC Emerging Leaders Program and a founding member and first steward of the staff union, OEC Workers United. Previously Alaina worked for CleaResult where she grew and managed contractor participation in residential energy efficiency programs. Before that Alaina worked as a Canvass Director leading grassroots fundraising campaigns for environmental and social justice issues. Alaina graduated from the Ohio State University with a double major in International Relations and Diplomacy and French.  Alaina is also a proud alum of the New Leaders Council Columbus and the Anne Braden Anti-Racist Organizer Training Program. 

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