Commission on Sustainability

The Commission on Sustainability is made up of 21 members representing environmental groups, community organizations, labor unions, public health and environmental justice interests, and private industry.

The Commission welcomes the community to public meetings every 3rd Tuesday at 4pm in the Baltimore City Planning Office, 417 E. Fayette St., 8th Floor.


  • Chair – Cheryl Casciani, Director of Neighborhood Sustainability, Baltimore Community Foundation
  • Miriam Avins, Executive Director, Baltimore Green Space
  • John Ciekot, Special Projects Director, Civic Works
  • Peter Doo, President, Doo Green Building Consulting
  • Fran Flanigan, Environmental Consultant
  • Michael Furbish, Business Owner and Representative
  • Lynn Heller, Vice President, Abell Foundation
  • Earl Johnson, Executive Director of Come Home Baltimore Foundation and Oliver community leader
  • Ryan Dorsey, City Council Representative, Third District
  • Geraldine Okwesa, Baltimore City Public School Teacher and Reservoir Hill community leader
  • John Quinn, Director of Environmental Issues, Constellation Energy
  • Avis Ransom, Morgan State University
  • Inez Robb, Community Leader
  • Scot Spencer, Associate Director of Advocacy and Influence, The Annie E. Casey Foundation
  • Tom Stosur, Director, Department of Planning, City of Baltimore
  • Delegate Mary Washington, Member, Maryland House of Delegates

Meeting Minutes and Presentations