OhIPL Staff

Rev. Marcia Dinkins
Executive Director

Rev. Marcia Dinkins is the new Executive Director for Ohio IPL.  Rev. Dinkins brings with her organizing experience on the national, state and local levels. She has a background in organizing on issues related to domestic violence, health and safety, education, jobs and crime.  More…

Craig FosterCraig Foster
Technical Consultant

Craig Foster has over 40 years of experience as an engineer and manager. His experience spans many areas of facility design, optimization and management. Craig is also a Deacon in the Episcopal Church  More…


AlyciaAlycia Ashburn
Outreach Program Manager

Alycia Ashburn is the Outreach Consultant for Ohio Interfaith Power and Light. Before moving to Ohio in 2013 she served as the Creation Care Campaign Director for Sojourners in Washington, DC.  She is a board member for the Center for Spirituality in Nature, an advisory board member for Lutherans Restoring Creation, and a GreenFaith Fellow (2013) More



Alexander Clemetson
Environmental Justice Organizer

Alexander Clemetson brings to Ohio IPL an emphasis on the interconnected natures of Race, Ecology, Society, and Justice. With an educational background through a Masters of Arts in Practical Theology that centered around Ecology and Justice, Alexander brings a holistic approach to understanding the theories and direct action needed in this work. During his Master’s program at Methodist Theological School in Ohio (MTSO), Alex became heavily involved in the movement for justice throughout Ohio. More…

Marti HunterMarti Hunter
Communications & Development Director

Marti Hunter comes to Ohio IPL with a background in religious education and communications work in both the nonprofit and religious communities. Marti worked as Director of Religious Education for churches in Ohio and Wisconsin before joining the staff of the United Church of Christ in Cleveland, Ohio.  More…


Deborah Steele
Regional Outreach Consultant

Deborah Steele has been a passionate advocate and organizer on a variety of issues from healthcare to environmental concerns for the past decade. Growing up in the United Church of Christ in Minnesota she gained a deep appreciation for being connected to, and worshiping in nature. More