MREA Staff

Julie Brazeau, Solar Technical Assistance Coordinator
715-592-6595 ext. 119
Julie is the Solar Technical Assistance Coordinator at the MREA. As part of the Grow Solar team, her job is to provide solar training to Code Officials throughout the Midwest. As part of the MREA Training team, Julie helps with PV curriculum development and course delivery. She also works with MREA's Solar Market Pathways team to provide solar technical assistance.
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Sandy Crawford, Bookkeeper
715-592-6595 ext. 103
Sandy Crawford is our bookkeeper, meaning she handles the accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll at MREA.
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Devon Cupery, Outreach CoordinatorDevon Cupery
715-592-6595 ext. 101

As Outreach Coordinator, Devon works with staff and community members to promote MREA’s renewable energy courses, The Energy Fair, and year-round events. She’s the main contact for scheduling group tours.
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Jenny Heinzen, Training Coordinator
715-592-6595 ext. 108
Jenny is our Training Coordinator, which means she writes and edits curriculum for a variety of MREA courses, mainly PV and wind. 
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Nick Hylla, Executive Director
715-592-6595, ext. 107
As the Executive Director of the MREA, Nick Hylla leads the organization’s strategic planning, manages the budget and finances, and serves as the staff representative on the MREA Board of Directors.
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Kaitlyn Kohl, Communication Coordinator
715-592-6595, ext. 100

Kaitlyn is the Communication Coordinator and coordinates the ReNews publication and advertising here at the MREA. In addition, Kaitlyn assists with The Energy Fair communication and promotion. She’ll answer your calls, questions and connect you with the right staff member for your inquiry. Come volunteer or check out the ReNew the Earth Institute, she’ll be the one greeting you at the door! 
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Allison Lindquist, Events Coordinator
715-592-6595 ext. 115

Allison assists with any task related to The Energy Fair or any other MREA events and
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Adam Mehr, Certificate Program Coordinator
715-592-6595 ext. 106

Adam coordinates the MREA's Site Assessment and PV Design & Sales certificate programs and works alongside MREA's training team, students, and partners to grow a regional renewable energy workforce.
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Gina Miresse, Communication Director
715-592-6595 ext. 113
Gina is your number one contact for MREA Membership. She wants YOU to join, today. Seriously.
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Peter Murphy, Market Development Coordinator
Milwaukee Office

Peter works with communities and industry professionals to develop the solar market throughout the Midwest. This includes education, training, outreach, and program development. 
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Clay Sterling, Regional Training Officer
715-592-6595 ext. 110

Clay works with educational institutions, local organizations, and business owners to arrange contract trainings throughout the Midwest.
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Doug Stingle, Development Director
715-592-6595 ext. 104
As Development Director, Doug is your contact for all things related to the The Energy Fair and Solar Tour - and he works on the SOLAR THERMAL conference, too.
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Issac Trzebiatowski, I.T. Administrator
715-592-6595 ext.102

With an associate's degree in networking infrastructure and persuing a B.S. at UWSP in CIS Network and Information Assurance, Isaac can be found working on anything from website development and server administration, to end-user support, and general I.T. inquiries. 
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Amiee Wetmore, Operations Director
715-592-6595 ext. 118

If you’d like to sign up for The Energy Fair to exhibit, camp, attend, and more, Amiee can help you out! She also handles MREA’s Human Resources, grant, audit, & annual reporting, and likes to help out wherever needed.
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Mike White, Site Manager
715-592-6595 ext. 105
Mike is responsible for the development and maintenance of the MREA’s buildings, grounds, educational tools, and equipment.
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