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The Mayors Innovation Project
c/o Center on Wisconsin Strategy
7122 Social Science Bldg.
1180 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53703
info at mayorsinnovation.org
Joel Rogers, Director
jrogers at mayorsinnovation.org, 608-262-4266
Joel is professor of law, political science, public affairs, and sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Satya Rhodes-Conway, Managing Director
satya at mayorsinnovation.org, 608-262-5387
Satya works with cities across the country to implement innovative policy that promotes environmental and economic sustainability and builds strong, democratically accountable communities. Satya served three terms on Madison's City Council, giving her a practical perspective on local government and policy.
James Irwin, Associate Director
jirwin at mayorsinnovation.org, 608-262-6585
James works on local policy, energy efficiency, and green infrastructure projects. James also leads the Mayors Innovation Project's fossil fuel divestment work.
Katya Szabados, Associate Outreach Specialist
knszabados at mayorsinnovation.org, 608-262-5831
Katya works on cross-departmental city policy solutions that contribute to the health, vibrancy, equity, and sustainability of communities and the people and businesses that inhabit them.
Mel Meder, Associate Outreach Specialist
mmeder at mayorsinnovation.org, 608-262-5176
Mel works on policy and management frameworks to create more resilient and equitable infrastructure systems in cities.
Matthew Wyndham, Administrative Program Manager
mwyndham at mayorsinnovation.org, 608-265-8665
Matthew manages finances and travel reimbursements.
Emily Miota, Outreach Specialist
ejmiota at mayorsinnovation.org, 608-263-7958
Emily manages outreach, communications, and events.