Awards & Acknowledgements

  • YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maggie Boone Leadership Award, 2006

  • National Wildlife Federation, Connie Award, 2009

  • Chesapeake Bay Trust, Dr. Torrey C. Brown Leadership Award, 2010

  • Admiral of the Chesapeake,

    • Governor Harry Hughes, 1986

    • Governor Parris Glendening, 2002

    • Governor Martin O’Malley, 2014

  • Foundation awards include the Foundation of the Year award from the Anne Arundel County Community Foundation, 2013

  • Maryland Attorney General Citation, Attorney General Douglas Gansler,2014

  • EPA Chesapeake Bay Program, Director's Citation, 2014

  • Clean Water Fund, Defender of Clean Water, 2014

  • MD League of Conservation Voters, Lifetime Achievement, 2014

  • Trout Unlimited Lifetime Conservation Achievement Award, 2015

  • Environmental Grantmakers Association (EGA)

  • Chesapeake Bay Funders Network

  • National Parks Conservation Association

  • Chesapeake Bay Foundation

  • Chesapeake Bay Commission

  • Choose Clean Water Coalition

  • Numerous advocacy and watershed organizations including

    • James River Association 

    • Penn Future 

    • Southern Environmental Law Center

    • Wetlands Watch