SACE | Southern Alliance for Clean Energy

Asheville Office

Development and Outreach Coordinator

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Kyle James

Kyle joined the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy in March 2016 as the Development and Outreach Coordinator. He is responsible for managing the donor databases, hosting webinars and coordinating membership efforts. He will also assist in stewardship and developmental strategy. Kyle grew up in Chapel Hill, NC and is a lifelong Tar Heel fan. Kyle left Chapel Hill to study at Appalachian State University [ MORE » ]

Sarah Gilliam

Sarah Gilliam joined the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy in 2015 as the Communications Coordinator. She will coordinate the digital media efforts and virtual presence, and assist with traditional press and public relations. Sarah grew up fishing and mud stomping in south Georgia. She went on to attend the University of Georgia to study public relations and journalism. After graduation, Sarah moved to Wilmington, [ MORE » ]

Katy Townsend

Katy joined the Development Team at the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy in June 2015. She is responsible for writing grant proposals, reports and quarterly updates in collaboration with Program Staff and the Development Team. She also conducts research on prospective funders and assists with membership cultivation and stewardship. Katy originally hails from Tulsa, Okla. and previously worked as an attorney and freelance writer [ MORE » ]

Adam Reaves

Adam serves as Southern Alliance for Clean Energy’s High Risk Energy Program Coordinator, based out of the Asheville, NC office, working with regional stakeholders and allied organizations on coal ash strategies to protect Southeast communities and hold utilities accountable for their pollution. Adam maintains the Southeast Coal Ash website as well as SACE’s web presence for coal and coal ash issues and furthers coal [ MORE » ]

Jennifer Rennicks

Jennifer joined the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy in 2006 and now directs the policy and communication efforts of SACE and the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy Action Fund. An experienced advocate, writer and public speaker, Jennifer serves as the North Carolina state liaison – tracking policy proposals and coordinating with allies and fellow advocates. She also manages the organization’s digital media presence (Footprints [ MORE » ]

Rachel Grillo

Rachel joined the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy in 2006 as development director and moved into the senior director of development & operations position in 2011. She serves as the go-to-person for solicitation of foundation and government grants, fostering relationships with major donors, creating open communication between our program staff and our constituents, as well as overseeing the development of innovative communication tools. With [ MORE » ]