Our Team

John Rumpler – Board President

Board President John Rumpler lives in Brookline, Mass. with his family, where he enjoys cooking, running, playing tennis, chess and building sandcastles on the beach. He is especially dedicated to our efforts to protect rivers, lakes, streams and drinking water.

Rich Hannigan – Board Vice President

Board Vice President Rich Hannigan lives in Melrose, Mass., where he enjoys family, friends, hiking, basketball and trivia night. In 2011, Rich received the Public Interest Service Award from Public Citizen.

Pat Kelly-Fischer – Board Secretary

Senior Organizer Pat Kelly-Fischer writes online content for Environmental Action. He lives in Denver with his wife, dogs, and cat, and enjoys hiking, camping and football.


Kayleigh Rubin – Digital Campaigner

Digital Campaigner Kayleigh Rubin writes online content and undertakes research projects for Environmental Action. Originally from Florida, she is excited to now be living in Denver, where she enjoys hiking, volunteering and tackling her lengthy reading list.

Julia DeVito – Digital Campaigner

Digital Campaigner Julia DeVito writes online content and manages the email program for Environmental Action. She lives in Denver with her partner and their pair of cats, where she enjoys birding and spending time in the great outdoors.

Jake Taber – Content Creator

Content Creator Jake Taber lives in Somerville, Mass., where he enjoys cooking, reading, and attempting to learn woodworking.

Kirk Weinert – Senior Writer

Senior Writer Kirk Weinert lives in Denver with his wife and daughter, and enjoys reading, traveling, and the challenges and wonders of parenting.