Matt Pluta
Choptank Riverkeeper & Director of Riverkeeper Programs or 443.385.0511 ext 203

Matt transplanted to the Eastern Shore from the Great Lakes region, bringing with him 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 has an advanced degree in environmental policy. His professional experience includes water quality monitoring, environmental policy, community organizing, and advocacy.