Elise Zelechowski

Elise Zelechowski is deputy executive director of the Delta Institute, a Chicago-based nonprofit that works with individuals, organizations and communities to demonstrate that building better economies and reforming our relationship with the environment go hand in hand. She specializes in community and economic development projects with a focus on environmental sustainability. She worked on the recent opening of the ReBuilding Exchange in Chicago, which collects donated used building materials from deconstruction projects, renovations and other sources for resale to the public.