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Contact List

Contact the New Jersey Chapter of The Nature Conservancy.

To contact a staff member by phone, please call (609) 861-0600(609) 861-0600 or (908) 879-7262(908) 879-7262.

Barbara Brummer, Ph.D., New Jersey State Director,

Conservation Programs: Led by Bob Allen
Bob Allen, Assistant State Director,
Anne-Marie Gillesberg, Conservation Operations Coordinator,

Conservation Investments Team: Led by Nina Chen
Nina Chen, Director of Conservation Investments,
Leander Lacy, Social Scientist,
Elizabeth Schuster, Environmental Economist,

Critical Lands Management Team: Led by Damon Noe
Damon Noe, Critical Lands Manager,
Scott Sherwood, Northern New Jersey Land Steward,

Delaware River and Bay Whole System Team: Led by Eric Olsen
Eric Olsen, Delaware River and Bay Whole System Project Director,

Freshwater Conservation Team: Led by Ellen Creveling
Ellen Creveling, Director of Freshwater Programs,
Allen Barlow, Skylands Watershed Coordinator,
Jennifer Curran, Rivers Program Manager,

Land Protection Team: Led by Jody Alessandrine
Joseph (Jody) Alessandrine, Director of Land Protection,
Mike Shanahan, Conservation Coordinator,

Marine Conservation Team: Led by Patty Doerr
Patty Doerr, Director of Marine and Coastal Programs,
Tom Flynn, Coastal Resilience Coordinator,
Moses Katkowski, Marine Conservation Coordinator,
Metthea Yepsen, Coastal Restoration Manager,
Adrianna Zito-Livingston, Cape May Preserves Coordinator,

Government Relations Team: Led by Tom Wells
Tom Wells, Director of Government Relations,

Operations Team: Led by Susan Jakoplic
Susan Jakoplic, Director of Operations,
Barbara Roberts-Smith, Administrative Coordinator,

Philanthropy Team: Led by Carrie VanDusen
Carrie VanDusen, State Director of Philanthropy,
Jane Pelson Miller, Deputy Director of Philanthropy,
Sue Courtney, Executive Assistant,
Erin Daly, Donor Relations Manager,
Helen Esmond, Philanthropy Assistant,
Nanette LeVan, Associate Director of Philanthropy,
Robyn McGuinness, Senior Associate Director of Philanthropy,
Jennifer Rinaldi, Donor Stewardship and Events Coordinator,
Betsy Wullert, Philanthropy Operations Manager,

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Mary Conti, Public Relations Manager, New Jersey Chapter,
Khara McKeen, Digital Marketing Specialist,

View a detailed list of staff member bios.


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