George K. Heartwell

George Heartwell, former Mayor of Grand Rapids, has been engaged in environmental work before, during and after his term in elected office.  Heartwell represented US Mayors at both the Warsaw and Paris UN Climate Conferences.  He served on President Obama’s Climate Resiliency Task Force and received the top climate award from the US Conference of Mayors.  In addition to service in the MRWA Board, Heartwell currently serves on the IJC  Great Lakes Water Quality Board and the Environmental Law and Policy Center Michigan board.