Tera Hurst

Executive Director

Before joining the Renew Oregon team, Tera Hurst served as Chief of Staff and Deputy Chief of Staff for Portland Mayor Charlie Hales. Tera also worked for the Oregon House Majority office, served as Chief of Staff to Oregon State Representative Jennifer Williamson, and managed successful elections for both Williamson and State Representative Jessica Vega Pederson. Prior to her public service, Tera spent six years in the private sector in sales and management for a Chevrolet Dealership in South Florida. She has a degree in social work from Portland State University. Contact



Brad Reed

Communication Director

Brad is a communication, media and digital strategist. He's worked to support multiple, ground-breaking clean energy policies such as Oregon's Clean Electricity and Coal Transition Act and Clean Fuels Standard. He previously worked on the winning campaign to regulate and legalize marijuana in Oregon. Prior to his career in political communications, Brad was an Emmy Award-winning television news producer. He worked in Portland, OR; Charleston, SC; and Boston, MA; over a 10 year career in news. Contact


Shilpa Joshi

Coalition Director

Shilpa Joshi is the Coalition Director for Renew Oregon. For over two years, she has been organizing a broad swath of progressive organizations across the state to help shape the Clean Energy Jobs policy. Before joining Renew, Shilpa led and won a campaign to ban fracking in Maryland with the Chesapeake Climate Action Network. She also served as the co-chair for Power Shift 2013, a youth environmental justice conference which drew thousands of young people to Pittsburgh. She has helped organize state and national coalition spaces for environmental issues for over 5 years. She earned her Bachelors in International Environmental Policy from American University. Contact



Dina Le Roux

Digital Director

Dina is a digital and marketing expert. She earned her master's degree at INSEEC Business School where she majored in strategic marketing and international business with one goal: to make a positive contribution to the world and our planet. After working in the private sector for 6 years as an entrepreneur and as a marketing specialist, she joined Renew Oregon early in its mission. Her digital expertise and her graphic design skills helped pass the Clean Fuels Standard and Clean Electricity and Coal Transition Act. Contact


Zach Klonoski

Finance Director

Zach has dedicated nearly his entire career to progressive politics, from first serving as an intern in Washington D.C. for US Representative Peter Defazio, to his current role at Renew Oregon. Previously, Zach served on Portland Mayor Charlie Hales’ team as a Policy Advisor on Climate and Sustainability. He has a degree in Political Science from the University of Oregon, and a law degree specializing in Energy, Environment and Natural Resources. Contact

Madison Daisy Hathaway

Advocacy and Outreach Coordinator

Madison Daisy graduated in June 2018 from the Portland State University Honors College where she studied Quantitative Economics and Sustainable Urban Development. After graduation, she worked for the Sunrise Movement in New York City as the Regional Lead Organizer. Madison Daisy is passionate about mobilizing young people to become climate policy advocates. Contact