CBF Statement on the Passing of Macon Brock

(VIRGINIA BEACH, VA)—Harry Lester, Chairman of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation Board of Trustees, issued the following statement on the passing of his close personal friend Macon Brock this weekend.

"Macon and Joan made the Brock Center happen for all the right reasons. CBF will ever be indebted to them. Macon was an all-star regarding the environment."

CBF President William C. Baker issued the following statement on the passing of Macon Brock.

"Macon and Joan Brock have been generous friends of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation for years and close personal friends of mine, CBF staff, and trustees. The Brocks' dedication to the Bay led them to make a leadership gift to help us build the award-winning Brock Environmental Center, an inspiration to all who visit it. Macon will be missed, but never forgotten. He was a towering influence on all who knew and loved him. Our hearts go out to Joan and his children and extended family."

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