MAHUBE-OTWA Staffer Invited to White House


Gerilyn Lopez of MAHUBE-OTWA Community Action Partnership, Inc. is making history in Washington, D.C., today. The weatherization auditor was invited to participate in the first-ever “White House Summit on Building Climate Resilient Communities."

Gerilyn will share her perspectives regarding the best practices, opportunities, and pressing challenges concerning enhancing community-driven climate resilience.

The event will be live-streamed from 11:45 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. central time at

The Summit includes representatives from more than 25 states, territories, and Tribal Nations. Brenda Mallory, Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, is moderating.

This is the second time Gerilyn has been requested to speak at a national event this year. Learn more about Gerilyn and her background at