Champions of the Chesapeake
Nov 29, 2016 01:34PM
● By Becca Newell
The Third Annual Champions of the Chesapeake was held in October at the Loews Annapolis Hotel. Hosted by Chesapeake Conservancy, the evening honored policymakers, individuals, and companies for their dedication and leadership in the protection and restoration of the Chesapeake Bay.
Public Servant Champions: The Honorable Paul S. Sarbanes, former U.S. Senator of Maryland, and the Honorable John W. Warner, former U.S. Senator of Virginia.
Philanthropic Champion: Mt. Cuba Center, accepted by Ann C. Rose, President.
Corporate Champion: Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI), accepted by Matt Liddle, Mid-Atlantic Manager for Outdoor Programs and Outreach.
Next Generation Champion: Kim Hernandez, NOAA Coastal Management Fellow at Maryland Department of Natural Resources.
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