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Curt Johnson

President, Save the Sound

Executive Staff

Martin Dodd

Chief Legal Director

Amado Rodriguez

Director of Finance

Leah Lopez Schmalz

Chief Program Officer

Alicia Sullivan

Chief Development Officer


Anthony Allen

Ecological Communications Specialist

Leah Andelsmith

Philanthropy Writing & Research Associate

Tracy Brown

Director, Save the Sound

Elena Colon

Environmental Analyst

Chris Cryder

Land Campaign Manager

Nicole Davis

Watershed Coordinator

Kat Fiedler

Legal Fellow

Josh Garskof

Director of Foundation Relations

Martin Hain

Communications Specialist

Louise Harrison

New York Natural Areas Coordinator

Andrea Kerin

Director of Leadership Giving

Alex Krofta

Ecological Restoration Project Manager

Karina Krul

Member Communications Specialist

Michelle LeMere

Assistant Director, Member Relations and Stewardship

Peter Linderoth

Water Quality Program Manager

Bill Lucey

Long Island Soundkeeper

Gwen Macdonald

Director of Ecological Restoration

Laura McMillan

Director of Communications

Siddharth Motwani

Long Island Sound Program Assistant

Annalisa Paltauf

Ecological Restoration Assistant and Volunteer Coordinator

Roger Reynolds

Senior Legal Counsel

Charles Rothenberger

Climate and Energy Attorney

Melissa Schlag

Climate Advocate

Willow Ann Sirch

Development Writer

Jon C. Vander Werff

Fish Biologist

Cary White

Green Infrastructure Project Manager

Skyla Wilson

Executive Assistant

Valerie Wormely-Radford

Administrative Assistant

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