Helen joined the Society's staff in 2007 and works on ocean planning, coastal programs and policy. She manages Barnegat Bay program work and has implemented numerous non-point source pollution reduction projects to improve the health of the Bay.
In 2016 Helen accepted the role of Ocean Planning Manager for the Mid-Atlantic region to ensure we all work together towards a healthy and sustainable ocean for future generations.
She fights for clean water, healthy ocean ecosystems, sustainable development and resiliency, improved stormwater practices, and an accessible, thriving coast for all life.
Helen brings a lifelong love of the coast and ocean having grown up on the south shore of Long Island, NY and now living at the Jersey Shore for over 25 years.
Protecting the environment is a passion for her and she finds her greatest peace and inspiration where the map turns blue.