Delaware Sea Grant Advisory Council

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Our Advisory Council provides us with valuable input from community stakeholders, government agencies and representatives, and environmental nonprofits


Gene R. Bailey
Executive Director, Diamond State Port Corporation

Bill Baker
Bill's Sports Shop

Chris Bason
Executive Director, Center for the Inland Bays

Mark Biddle
Watershed Assessment, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

Renee Brecht
Partnership for the Delaware Estuary

Ruth Briggs King
Delaware State Representative

Tom Byrne
Delaware Public Media

Kimberly Cole
Delaware Coastal Programs, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

Gerard Esposito
President, Tidewater Utilities (retired)



Kate Hackett
Executive Director, Delaware Wild Lands

Simeon Hahn
Mid-Atlantic Regional Resource Coordinator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Dr. Daniel Leathers
Delaware State Climatologist & University of Delaware Faculty

Sharon Lynn
City Manager, City of Rehoboth Beach

Dr. Dyremple Marsh
Dean, Delaware State University College of Agriculture & Related Sciences

David B. McBride
Delaware State Senator

Tonyea Mead
Delaware Department of Education

Dr. Christopher M. Moore
Executive Director, Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council

Martha Narvaez
Water Resources Center, University of Delaware

Betsy Reamer
Executive Director, City of Lewes Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Michelle Rodgers
Associate Dean and Director, University of Delaware Cooperative Extension

Dave Saveikis
Director, Division of Fish and Wildlife, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

Guy Simmons
Sea Watch International

Halsey Spruance
Executive Director, Delaware Museum of Natural History

Dr. Namsoo Suk
Director, Science & Water Quality, Delaware River Basin Commission

Terry Tieman
Town Manager, Fenwick Island

Bryan Townsend
Delaware State Senator

Hillary Valentine
Environmental Training Center Chair, Delaware Technical and Community College

Stuart Widom
Senior Environmental Consultant, Calpine