by Phyllis Theermann March 18, 2019 election gas leaks get involved Make a difference renewable energy thoughtful leader together volunteer opportunity Wellesley Board of Selctmen
We are very proud that Sustainable Wellesley’s Leadership Team member Lise Olney was elected to the Wellesley Board of Selectmen on March 5th. After eight years on the leadership team of Sustainable Wellesley, Olney will be stepping down to focus on her new role in town government. She will no longer have a voting position on the Sustainable Wellesley team but plans to remain involved in our activities.
Lise joined the Sustainable Wellesley leadership team in 2011, after helping organize a Sustainability Expo and Bike Tour. She went on to work on many projects, advocating for renewable energy, organizing volunteers to work on the Wellesley plastic bag ban, tagging the 200+ gas leaks around town, and much more.
Lise says, “For me, the best part of working on the Sustainable Wellesley team was getting to know so many neighbors who are committed to making changes and helping to save our planet.”
The Sustainable Wellesley community is grateful for all of Lise’s contributions and thrilled to have someone committed to environmental stewardship on the Board of Selectmen. Her experience, shared decision-making style and thoughtfulness will strengthen our community on all fronts.
Sustainable Wellesley is a group of volunteers working to make a difference in our community. Click here for a list of the ways you can join us – one time, weekly, and monthly opportunities are listed, as well as ones that relate to your expertise, hobby, and passion. We need you to volunteer to make all of our work possible. Together we can make a difference.
by Phyllis Theermann January 30, 2019 Candidates election invited meet candidates pot luck RSVP wellesley
March 5th Wellesley heads to the polls to elect candidates to variety of important Town Board Positions including:
Wellesley Free Library
Town Meeting Members
Want to know if they share your values? Hear from them at
SUSTAINABLE WELLESLEY’S 2019 Evening With the Candidates & Community Dinner.
Sunday, February 10th
161 Oakland St
In artist loft above garage
by Phyllis Theermann January 3, 2018 bucket list election money for the town new years resolution our town needs you