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Advisory Committee

Honorary Chairpersons

Honorable James J. Florio
Honorable Thomas H. Kean


Kathleen Ellis
Chief Operating Officer
  Kathleen Ellis Strategic Solutions
Michael Catania
Executive Director
Duke Farms

 Keith Adams
Executive Director
NJVOAD (New Jersey Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster)

James G. Bach

Ana I. Baptista, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
The Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy

Dennis Bone
Director, Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship
Montclair State University

John Cecil
Vice President for Stewardship
New Jersey Audubon Society

Carol R. Collier, FAICP
Senior Adviser for Watershed Management and Policy
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Drew Curtis
Director of Community Development and Environmental Justice
Ironbound Community Corporation

Nicholas DeNichilo
President and CEO
Mott MacDonald North America, Inc.

George  T.  DiFerdinando, Jr., MD, MPH, FACP
Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology
Rutgers School of Public Health

Tim Dillingham
Executive Director
American Littoral Society

Patty Doerr
Director of Coastal and Marine Programs
The Nature Conservancy of New Jersey

Kenneth Esser
  Vice President, Chief of Staff
Hackensack Meridian Health

Dan Fatton
New Jersey State Director
Energy Foundation

Paul W. Ferriero, P.E., PP, CME, LEED, AP, CFM
Ferriero Engineering, Inc.

Robert Freudenberg
Director, Energy and Environmental Programs
Regional Plan Association

Peter Furey
Executive Director
New Jersey Farm Bureau

Tom Gilbert
Campaign Director for Energy, Climate and Natural Resources
New Jersey Conservation Foundation

Sophie Glovier
C-Change Conversations

The Rev. Fletcher Harper
Executive Director

David Henry
At-Large Representative
NJ Association of County and City Health Officials

David N. Kinsey, PhD, FAICP, PP
Kinsey & Hand, Planning

David Kutner, PP AICP
Sr. Planning Adviser
NJ Future

Norah Langweiler
Jersey Renews Campaign Organizer
New Jersey Work Environment Council

Robert Laumbach, M.D., M.P.H., C.I.H
Associate Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Medicine
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Mariana Leckner, Ph.D., CFM
Leckner Consulting

Megan Linkin, Ph.D.
Vice President
Swiss Reinsurance America Holding Corporation

Tony MacDonald
Director, Urban Coast Institute
Monmouth University

Mark Mauriello
Director of Environmental Affairs and Planning
Edgewood Properties

Martha Maxwell-Doyle
Deputy Director
Barnegat Bay Partnership

Scott McDowell
Administrator-Reinsurance and Personal Lines
NJM Insurance Group

Pam Mount
Terhune Orchards

Jeff Perlman
Principal Planner
North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority

Elyse Pivnick
Senior Director of Environmental Health
Isles Inc.

Dan Rizza
Program on Sea Level Rise
Climate Central

Tanya Rohrbach
Community Planner
New Jersey Future

Nicky Sheats, JD, Ph.D.
John S. Watson Institute for Public Policy
Thomas Edison State College

Randall E. Solomon
The Sustainability Institute at The College of New Jersey

Gary Sondermeyer
Vice President for Operations
Bayshore Recycling

Steven J. Tambini, P.E.
Executive Director
Delaware River Basin Commission

Richard Thigpen
Senior Vice President - Corporate citizenship
PSEG Services Corporation 

Mark Warner
VP, Gabel Associates Inc.
Director of Research and Policy, ChargEVC

Craig W. Wenger, P.E., AICP, ENV SP, CFM
New Jersey Association for Floodplain Management

Matt Willner
Senior Associate for State Policy