Stakeholder Advisory Board

The Stakeholder Advisory Board keeps the Consortium connected to coastal issues in the state and its members are liaisons to those who can and do benefit from NJSGC activities and services. Its members also bring new initiatives, projects and funding opportunities to the attention of the appropriate NJSGC director or staff member.

Chair
Dr. Gary A. Buchanan
NJDEP Division of Science and Research

Ms. Helaine Barr – NJDEP, Supervisor of Climate Change Section

Mr. Joseph M. Barris – Monmouth County Division of Planning

Mr. Matthew R. Gregg – Forty North Oyster Farms 

Dr. Vincent Guida – NOAA/National Marine Fisheries Service

Dr. Stanton Hales, Jr. – Barnegat Bay Partnership

Ms. Pat Heaney – Alliance for NJ Environmental Education

Mr. Jeff Kaelin – Lunds Fisheries, Inc.

Mr. Joshua Moody – Partnership for the Delaware Estuary

Ms. Clare Ng – Marine Academy of Science and Technology (MAST)

Mr. Christopher J. Ohrenich – Brunswick Corporation – Boating Services Network

Ms. Lori A. Pepenella – Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Steven J. Tuorto – The Watershed Institute

Ms. Margot Walsh – Jersey Shore Partnership

Dr. Judith Weis – Rutgers University (Professor Emerita, Biological Sciences)