FRIENDS OF SOUTH NEWPORT RIVER, INC..

ABOUT US

Friends of South Newport River, Inc. is a Georgia corporation organized in December 2009.  We have provision for a  nine member board of  directors; three each from McIntosh and Liberty counties and three others.  Current positions filled are:

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
President, Treasurer and Chairman: Robert G. Emerson, III

Secretary and Director: Glenda Ann Emerson

Vice President and Director: Boland E. Williams

Director: Bryan Greenhaw

SCIENCE ADVISORY BOARD
This prospective group of about ten professionals are expert volunteers from various disciplines advising on site science evaluations, permitting, restoration planning,  grant applications, and  restoration strategy issues.  Current advisors:  

Dorset Hurley, Sr. Marine Biologist/Research Coordinator GA DNR WRD/Sapelo Island  National    Estuarine Research Reserve

Peter L. Grose, PhD Biology, NOAA Executive (retired)

Charles Ezelle, PE, Thomas & Hutton Engineering Co., Brunswick

Raymond Torres, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of South Carolina, Columbia
 
AFFILIATIONS
Friends is a member of the River Network and the Georgia River Network, whose help and support has been invaluable.

RECENT PUBLICITY  Please see http://coastalcourier.com/section/41/article/55272/


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