Wahleah Johns

Executive Director , Native Renewables

Wahleah Johns is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Native Renewables, which empowers Native American families to achieve energy independence by growing renewable energy capacity and affordable access to off-grid power. Wahleah is a member of the Navajo (Dine) tribe and comes from the community of Forest Lake, Arizona atop Black Mesa. Wahleah's work with the Black Mesa Water Coalition and Navajo Green Economy Coalition has led to groundbreaking legislative victories for groundwater protection, green jobs, and environmental justice.