Susan Stephenson, Executive Director
Susan oversees The Regeneration Project and California Interfaith Power and Light. Susan has over twelve years experience developing and implementing issue-advocacy and electoral campaigns for environmental and other public interest organizations. Prior to joining The Regeneration Project, she served as vice president of the Oakland-based campaign consulting firm The Next Generation. Beginning in 1999, she organized and coordinated the California Global Warming Campaign, which implemented a proactive strategy resulting in several landmark legislative victories. She has been involved with California Interfaith Power and Light since its inception in 2000. Susan received a B.A. in English Literature from the University of North Carolina.
The Rev. Will Scott, Program Director
Will was born and raised in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley and ordained an Episcopal priest in 2005. As Associate Rector at St. John’s Episcopal Church in McLean, VA he supported Science & Faith programming with parishioners working in public health, energy, environmental policy, and research. In 2006, Will was called to Grace Cathedral, SF where his responsibilities included community outreach, youth and young adult programming and interfaith events. In 2009, Will began serving St. Cyprian’s Church, supporting new partnerships and collaborations that resulted in growing appreciation for the church’s history, building upgrades and expanded programming for people of all ages. He is a graduate of Bard College at Simon’s Rock and holds a M.Div. from Virginia Theological Seminary.
Allis Druffel, Southern California Outreach Director
Allis joined CIPL in 2009 as Southern California Outreach Director. She brings with her a wealth of experience working in the faith community, having been Director of Community Services for Holy Family Church in South Pasadena. She is the former chair of the Los Angeles Archdiocese Office of Justice and Peace, and is active with their Creation Sustainability Ministry. Allis is a classical singer and holds a Master in Vocal Performance from the University of Maryland, as well as a Master degree in Pastoral Ministries from Santa Clara University. In addition to climate change work, she enjoys her post as choir director and song leader at Pasadena Christian Church.