Codi Norred

Executive Director

Prior to serving as GIPL’s Executive Director, Codi worked as GIPL’s Director of Programs and Policy for three years. As Executive Director, Codi continues to lead all policy, program, and outreach efforts, spending much of his spring at the Capitol during the legislative session. He also directs one of GIPL’s flagship programs, Solar Wise, bringing …

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Whitney Brown

Communications Director

Whitney is putting to good use her creative talents by coordinating GIPL’s extensive communications and annual fundraising. She has worked in the non-profit sector for 13 years, with a background in marketing/communications and fundraising.  She is responsible for all outward facing communications including the website, all promotional collateral, and “swag,” as well as processing donations …

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Hannah Shultz

Program Associate

Hannah first became interested in the relationship between faith and the environment through working in outdoor ministry at a Church of the Brethren summer camp where she helped youth explore their faith in the context of God’s Creation. Hannah’s interest in the intersection between justice, theology, and the environment led her to Candler School of …

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Hermina Glass-Hill, MHP

Coastal & Environmental Justice Organizer

Hermina Glass-Hill is a Creation Care steward, scholar activist, writer and grassroots organizer in Coastal Georgia. Guided by the African philosophy of Ubuntu which is based on the reciprocity of beingness and the interconnectedness of humanity and the environment, her work intersects environmental justice, storytelling and the earth-honoring traditions of Black folk, human ecology, climate change, …

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Joanna Kobylivker

Community Organizer

Joanna Kobylivker is the current chair of the Jewish Climate Action Network of Georgia (JCAN-GA) and has joined the GIPL team to formally partner with the Jewish community. 

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Eileen Fishman


Eileen serves as GIPL’s bookkeeper, managing and processing payments, reimbursements, and payroll. She is a finance and business professional with over thirty years experience working with small to mid-sized entities in varying industries. She brings a breadth of knowledge about bookkeeping and accounting, operations, human resources and administration to GIPL and is inspired by the work …

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Shanthi Subramaniam

Administrative Consultant

Shanthi serves as GIPL’s Data Specialist. Her primary duties include maintaining GIPL’s e-mail and donor database, processing financial contributions, and assisting with data entry for a variety of projects.

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Gary Gabriel, P.E.

Power Wise Consultant

Gary Gabriel serves as GIPL’s primary Power Wise energy audit consultant.  He has conducted energy audits in faith spaces and faith-based schools throughout Georgia.  He is Project Development Engineer at Johnson Controls, with 30 years of HVAC, Plumbing, and Fire Protection design experience.

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William Castrillón

Power Wise Consultant

William Castrillón is one of GIPL’s Power Wise Energy Audit consultants, leading energy audits for faith communities in Georgia. He is a Spanish speaking Georgia native, an environmentalist, and a believer in the self-made American dream. The majority of his life has been spent hiking, cycling, and adventuring throughout the US and Colombian countryside. William …

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Jamie Kono, P.E.

Water Wise Consultant

Jamie serves as GIPL’s Water Wise program consultant.  She is a Project Engineer at Servidyne where she provides energy and sustainability consulting for existing buildings.  She is a Registered Professional Engineer in Georgia and has experience conducting energy and water audits, LEED certifications, and ENERGY STAR certifications. Jamie holds a MS in Mechanical Engineering from …

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