Michelle Moore is CEO of Groundswell, a nonprofit that builds community power by connecting solar, resilience, and energy efficiency with economic development, affordability, and quality of life.
A social entrepreneur and former White House official with roots in rural Georgia, Michelle has been helping communities across America shape sustainable, clean energy futures for 25 years. Her accomplishments range from leading the effort to cut federal energy use by $11 billion and deploy 3.2 gigawatts of new renewable energy for President Obama, to developing innovative new clean energy programs for her hometown.
Michelle was born and raised in LaGrange, Georgia, and now lives in Midlothian, Virginia, with her husband and family. Her work is rooted in her faith, and the commandment to “love your neighbor as yourself.”