ShoreRivers has dedicated Advisory Boards for each major subwatershed within the organization's territory. The Sassafras Watershed Advisory Board is chartered specifically to oversee grassroots restoration and protection of the Sassafras River.
Susan Warriner, M.Ed., Chair
Retired, worked in the health club industry managing clubs in Annapolis and Wilmington
Cindy Hayes, Vice Chair
Retired, served as a marketing professional with 36 years of experience in building strategic relationships and distributing marketing products in the financial services industry
Pat Starkey, Secretary
Starkey Farms Company specializing in spinach and grains
Real estate agent for Gunther McClary
Owns Village Real Estate Company and Galena Antiques Center, serves as the Mayor of the Town of Galena, chairman of the Galena Dogwood Festival, on the board of directors for the Chester River Health Foundation, and is the treasurer of the Sassafras River Business Council, after serving three terms as president.
Global Registration Manager DuPont Crop Protection, Ph.D. in Environmental Chemistry
Chief Operating Officer, BioNutrition; previous Vice President of the Specialty Crops business at Perdue Agribusiness, 32 years at DuPont working in research, business development, strategy, operations, sales, global product development, technology management and business leadership.
Pharmacist; Healthcare Clinical IT Consultant & Project Manager (PMP*); Retired
Insurance and investment executive (retired)
President, Harborview Farms; 4th generation grain farmer; leader in sustainability
Sales Associate at Gunther McClary Real Estate.
Principal in a residential real estate agent development and management company in Brooklyn, NY, serves on the national Board of Directors of the I Have a Dream Foundation
Pre-school Teacher at The Kent School
Human Safety Risk Assessor at DuPont Crop Protection, PhD in analytical chemistry
Business Performance Management professional with Nasdaq
Retired, worked as an engineer and physiologist who designed clinical and financial information systems for the health care industry at the Mayo Clinic and at Shared Medical Systems, owns a tree farm on the Sassafras
Senior Administrative Manager, U.S. Department of Justice (retired); co-founder, Sassafras River Association