Dave Gelenter

Field Senior Manager for MD/DC/PA Environmental Education Programs

Tenure at CBF: 1996 - Present

Prior Experience:

  • Baltimore Harbor Boat Program Captain/Manager, Chesapeake Bay Foundation
  • Skipjack Education Program Captain/Manager on the Stanley Norman, Chesapeake Bay Foundation
  • Various work in environmental/experiential education, mostly spent on board traditionally rigged sailing ships with live-aboard students
  • Sailing instructor/summer camp counselor
  • USCG 150 Ton Near Coastal Master with Sailing Endorsement
  • Wilderness First Responder, Wilderness Medical Association
  • Flat and Moving Water Canoe, American Canoe Association
  • PADI Certified Advanced Deep Water and Rescue Scuba Diver
  • B.A. in Government and Politics

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