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The Advisory Board of the East Coast Greenway Alliance consists of specialists in a variety of fields who support the Greenway mission and vision and offer their advice and services to the Alliance.

Advisory Board Members

Chuck Flink
Chuck Flink, Chair

President, Greenways Incorporated & Former Chair, ECGA Board of Trustees (2005-2010), North Carolina

Silvia Ascarelli
Silvia Ascarelli

Passionate cyclist, New Jersey

 

Deborah Apps
Deborah Apps

President & CEO, Trans Canada Trail, Canada

 

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Dr. J. Herman Blake

Executive Director, Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission

South Carolina

 

Nathan Burrell
Nathan Burrell

Manager, James River Park System, Virginia

 

 

Wayne Clark
Wayne Clark

Cisco Systems (retired), avid cyclist and advocate

 

Andy Clarke
Andy Clarke

Past Executive Director, League of American Bicyclists

 

Ramzi Dabbagh
Ramzi Dabbagh

Entrepreneur, New York City

 

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Damon Dishman

Wells Fargo Area President, Triangle East North Division, North Carolina

 

Sarah Hancock
Sarah Hancock

Strategic non-profit leader and Off-Broadway producer, Massachusetts

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Kevin Hicks

Co-founder, Spoke’n Revolutions Youth Cycling, a program under Triangle Bikeworks, Raleigh, NC

 

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Tony Hiss,
Author

 

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Dr. Stanley Katz

Director, Princeton University Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies

 

Pat King
Patricia King

Co-founder, East Coast Greenway Alliance

 

Keith Laughlin
Keith Laughlin

President, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

 

Atiba Mbiwan
Associate Director, Zeist Foundation

Atlanta

 

 

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Ed McBrayer

Executive Director, Path Foundation

Atlanta

 

Jeff Miller
Jeff Miller

Former President/CEO, Alliance for Biking and Walking

 

Ellen Moyer
Ellen Moyer

Former Mayor, City of Annapolis, MD

 

Jeff Olson
Jeff Olson

Principal, Alta Planning & Design

Bill O'Neill
Bill O’Neill, PE, LS

President(retired), Fuss & O’Neill Engineering; past ECGA Board of Trustees member, and former Chairman, Connecticut Committee for the East Coast Greenway

Michael Oppenheimer
 Michael Oppenheimer

Climate change expert and advocate, Albert G. Milbank Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs at Princeton University

 

Shaunak Patel
Shaunak Patel

President, Parks Hospitality Group

 

 

John Pucher
John Pucher
Professor emeritus, Rutgers University

 


Hannah Quimby
Executive Director, Quimby Family Foundation, Portland, ME

 

Diane Robertson
Diane Robertson
Nonprofit development expert, North Carolina

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Boaz Shattan
Cycling advocate, real estate investment leader at Greenwich Group International, New York, NY

 

Pablo Torres
Pablo Torres
Environmental advocate

 

Karen Votava
Karen Votava
Co-Founder, first Executive Director, East Coast Greenway Alliance (retired), Rhode Island

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Judy Walton

Program Administrator, Urban Sustainability Accelerator, Urban Studies & Planning, Portland State University, Portland, OR

 

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Eric Weis

Former Director of Greenway Development,East Coast Greenway Alliance, Providence, RI

Kenneth Withrow, East Coast Greenway Alliance Advisory Board Member
Kenneth Withrow

Senior Transportation Planner, Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization, Raleigh, NC