Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti

Jonathan Parker
Jonathan is a Park Stewards at Molin Nature Area and works with the local neighbors to build an ecology network on public and private land.

Dan Stachyra
Dan lives by Northside STEAM elementary school and works with local neighbors to build an ecology network on the north side of Ann Arbor.

Shawn Severance
Shawn lives in the neighborhood next to Ponds Nature Area, and is Park Steward there. She also works a naturalist with Washtenaw County Parks and leads educational programs for the public. She has a Masters of Landscape Architecture and is our garden designer for the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti area.

William Kirst
William started Adapt in 2020 with a vision that each piece of property, no matter how small, can be a space that sustains life. William is a gardener and ecologist with experience and expertise in ecological restoration, native plant landscaping and perennial food gardening. He likes to dive deep into the cultural, philosophical and spiritual implications of our selves as fundamentally ecological beings.


Marisa Lyn-Napolitano Prevatt
Marisa will be working with gardeners in Plymouth, Livonia, Northville, Westland and Garden City.

Grand Rapids

Robb N. Johnston 
Robb will be creating ecological oasis and community in the greater Grand Rapids region. ​


Elana Warsen
Elana will work with gardeners in the Manistee region to build a brighter feature for ecology and wildlife.