Matt Pluta
Choptank Riverkeeper & DIRECTOR OF Riverkeeper PROGRAMS or 443.385.0511

Matt transplanted to the Eastern Shore from the Great Lakes region and with him he brought his passion for clean water, outdoor recreation, and promoting the things he loves.

As Choptank Riverkeeper and Director of Riverkeeper Programs, Matt is dedicated to safeguarding the long-term health of the river, guarding against illegal and harmful pollution, and building a stronger voice for the protection of the river’s natural resources. Matt has a degree in biology and environmental studies from Penn State University and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in environmental policy. His professional experience includes water quality monitoring, environmental policy, community organizing, and advocacy.