Miles-Wye-Choptank

Miles-Wye-Choptank Watershed Board

ShoreRivers has dedicated Watershed Boards for each major subwatershed within the organization's territory. The Miles-Wye-Choptank Watershed Board is chartered specifically to oversee grassroots restoration and protection of the Miles, Wye, and Choptank Rivers. 


Bruce Abel, Co-Chair
Sr. Vice President and COO, C.R. Daniels, Inc., worked with the American Lyme Disease Association and Teddy Roosevelt Conservation Partnership

William A. Anderson, II
Environmental Lawyer; Harvard Law

Barbara Boyd
Founding Faculty of the Marine Academy of Science and Technology; Congressional recognition for environmental achievements; clean water advocate

Meta Boyd, Co-Chair
Served on the Board of Directors of the Greater Baltimore Medical Center, The Women’s Hospital Board, and Board of Trustees of The Garrison Forest School, co-chairing the development committee for eight years

Nick Carter (Emeritus)
Maryland Critical Areas Commission for Caroline County; Retired, Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Dr. Thomas Fisher
Professor at University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Horn Point Laboratory, specializing in terrestrial and atmospheric nutrients and how they affect aquatic systems, nutrient recycling, and primary production of aquatic systems

Brice Gamber
Senior VP of the Chubb Insurance Group; former Chair of the Coastal and Watershed Resources Advisory Committee to MD DNR

Melanie Jackson
Graduate Student, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Horn Point Laboratory, specializing in oyster reefs and how they remove nutrient pollution

Tim Junkin
Founder of Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy; trial lawyer; author

John Kelly
President of Kelly Benefit Strategies; cycling enthusiast

Tom Leigh
Lifelong Wye River: waterbug, biologist,  Riverkeeper, funder, advocate, implementor, sailor, family man!

Larry Rovin
Retired corporate lawyer; docent at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum; volunteer mediator with Midshore Community Mediation

Jane Selden
Board of Trustees, Oxford Community Center; Program Development, Center for Humanistic Change; Volunteer Coordinator, Chesapeake Film Festival; Contributing Artist, Rodale Press

Colin Walsh
Member of the Board of Directors at Pickering Creek Audubon Center

Daniel Watson
Operated a small commercial real estate development and consulting firm in Baltimore for 40 years, and also was the major financial backer and CFO of a successful healthcare IT company, active with Talbot Mentors

Peter Welling
Farmer; lawyer; avid outdoorsman