Living Waters Summit - Committee

Faith Forum Planning Committee

Craig Anderson, the Church of the Holy Comforter, Episcopal Diocese of Virginia

Amy Bushman, Virginia Grassroots Coordinator, Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Karl Bren, Chair of the Stewardship of God's Creation committee and President of Green Visions Consulting, in Richmond

Rabbi Nina Beth Cardin, Chair of Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake, founder and director of Baltimore Jewish Environmental Network

Nissa Dean, Virginia Director, Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay

Ann Jurczyk, Virginia Outreach and Advocacy Manager, Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Tayloe Murphy, Former Virginia State Delegate and Virginia Secretary of Natural Resources

Jacob Powell, Policy and Campaign Director, Virginia Conservation Network

Katie Preston, Former Director, Virginia Interfaith Power & Light

Justin Reilly, Lead Staff for Southwest Virginia Ministries, Commonwealth Catholic Charities

Ephraim Seidman, Social Action-Tikkun Olam,Temple Beth El

Deborah Usry, Church of the Holy Comforter, Board member of James River Association

Pat Watkins, Executive Director of Caretakers of God's Creation

Facilitated by Institute for Environmental Negotiation

Tanya Denckla Cobb, Associate Director, Institute for Environmental Negotiation

Frank Dukes, Frank Dukes, Ph.D., Director, Institute for Environmental Negotiation

Share Your Clean Water Story

What does the Bay, its rivers and streams mean to you? What impact have the Bay and its local waters had on your life? We'd like to know.

Share Your Story


Do you enjoy working with others to help clean the Chesapeake Bay? Do you have a few hours to spare? Whether growing oysters, planting trees, or helping in our offices, there are plenty of ways you can contribute.