Standing Committees

Our committees are always looking for new volunteers with fresh ideas, time, and energy; visit our web pages to get more details and contact the committee chair in your area of interest or expertise to get involved.

Education and Outreach, Chair: (open)

Government Liaison, Chair: Ramona Krogman 

Invasive Species, Chair: Jerry Levine 

Membership, Chair: Martha Sheldon 

Newsletter, Editor: Geri Williams 

Water Quality, Co-chairs: Don Williams, Jack Kedian 

Water Safety, Chair: Tom O’Brien

Communications, Chair: Beth Sobiloff

Ad hoc Committees

Various ad hoc committees have also operated as needed to accomplish our goals:

  • “Shed Faire” watershed fund raiser
  • Post card mailer to watershed residents
  • Stewardship Guide creation and distribution – Makepeace Neighborhood Fund grant
  • HPWA photo contest and 18 month calendar fundraiser
  • Annual members picnics 2013-2018
  • Parcel 15 support fundraising
  • Run, Herring, Run superhero comic creation – New England Grass Roots Environment Fund
  • Draft NOAA nomination of ACEC as nexus for River Herring research and protection
  • Volunteer Herring Count scheduling
  • Kids Table Activities at SEMPBA Pine Fest, Plimoth Plantation Herring Festival, and Fishing Derby
  • Little Herring Pond/Triangle Pond legal defense, land protection and clean-up