Leah Furnish joined Moxie Solar as Director of Finance and Administration in the summer of 2015. Her extensive professional background in combination with her personal passion for environmental causes makes her a perfect fit with the Moxie team. Growing up an Iowa City native, Leah found meaning in contributing to the care of Iowa’s natural environment from an early age cleaning the banks of Ralston Creek near downtown Iowa City. Leah’s family initiated and implemented a local battery recycling project, involving organization with many local businesses. Professionally, Leah comes to Moxie equipped with thirteen years of administrative and financial experience. She was an essential player in the evolution of another local business, growing top-line revenue 328% in a five year period, and bringing the company’s employment headcount from 90 to over 600. Nowadays, Leah can be found close to her family, instilling the same environmental and work ethic values in her young ones.