Maddie Wazowicz

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Policy Manager

Maddie Wazowicz is a Policy Manager on MEEA's Policy Team. She is responsible for tracking legislative & regulatory developments, coordinating outreach, producing advocacy materials and leading MEEA's policy work in Minnesota, Michigan, Nebraska and Wisconsin. Maddie also works on educating new lawmakers and regulators on Midwest energy policy. Additionally, Maddie works on energy efficiency financing, the clean energy workforce, electrification, rural and tribal energy issues, and energy efficiency in affordable housing.

Prior to joining MEEA, Maddie held positions in health policy in the Ohio governor’s office and in DuPage county government. Maddie also worked on political campaigns on the state and federal levels.

Maddie earned her B.A. from the University of Dayton, majoring in Political Science and Human Rights, with a minor in History. In her free time, Maddie enjoys traveling, going to concerts and trying the city’s new restaurants and breweries.

Author Latest Articles

Telling a New Story at the Pablo Davis Elder Living Center

Built in 1999, Pablo Davis Elder Living Center was the first senior center in southwest Detroit. Owned and operated by the nonprofit organization…

Minnesota Passes the ECO Act, a Modern and Expansive Update to its EE Framework

Last week, the Minnesota legislature passed a major update to the state’s energy efficiency policy framework. The Energy Conservation and…

Six Months In, EE Workforce Slow to Rebound from COVID-19

While no one expected full recovery for the energy efficiency workforce at this point in the COVID-19 pandemic, the summer’s job numbers point in a…

Assessing COVID-19's Impact: How Will the EE Workforce Bounce Back?

UPDATE: A new report published by E4TheFuture revealed the Midwest lost a total of 96,672 energy efficiency jobs and 138,422 clean energy jobs since…

Policymakers Ask: What Are EE Jobs?

During the MEEA policy team’s meetings with legislators, regulators and advocates this fall, staff were frequently asked about energy efficiency’s…

Building Relationships with Midwestern Policymakers

MEEA’s policy team has spent 2019 traveling throughout the Midwest to meet with state legislators, regulators and policymakers. MEEA serves as the…