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Susan Riley

Susan received her Bachelors of Science with a major in Accounting from Old Dominion University in 2007. In 2010, she obtained her CPA license. After a 36 year career in

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McKenzie Arrington

Mckenzie graduated from Appalachian State University in 2018 where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration – Management, and minored in Sustainable Development. She enjoys gardening and hiking with

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Jaye Hughes

 Jaye is a lifelong Virginia resident who graduated from Old Dominion University with a master’s degree in business administration in 2022. With a background in and passion for working with

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Gabriella Olivieri

Gabriella received her Bachelor’s degree in Sustainability Management from Virginia Wesleyan University in 2021. She is a Nuyorican who has called Hampton Roads home for over a decade. Her combined

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Kayla Gradwell

Kayla graduated from Old Dominion University in 2018 with a B.S in Biology and an Interdisciplinary Minor in Conservation Leadership. She began working for the Elizabeth River Project in Fall

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Katie Petersen

Katie is a 2020 Old Dominion University Graduate who received her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology with a concentration in Marine Biology and a minor in Environmental Health Science. She has

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Larry LaPell

After completing a 26 year Navy career, Larry completed his Bachelor Degree in Park and Recreation Management from Old Dominion University in 2018.  A certified Executive Chef and a Tidewater

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Janet Goldbach Ehmer

Janet graduated from the University of Richmond with a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science.  She began working for the Elizabeth River Project in Fall 2018 as an environmental educator on

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Jessica Pinsky

Passionate for the environment from a young age, Jessica is thrilled to have found her niche at the Elizabeth River Project. She has called Hampton Roads home for twenty years

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