Partners for Open Space is a statewide coalition of over 100 groups seeking to secure, save and protect Maryland’s land conservation programs.
Together the Partners for Open Space represent more than 200,000 Marylanders!
By joining Partners for Open Space, you join an active and dedicated coalition. Your organization and its members are the key to our success. Joining Partners for Open Space is FREE! As a member organization you will receive the following:
- Regular email updates during the General Assembly session.
- Action Alerts on land conservation issues that you can send to your members.
- Opportunities to connect with YOUR elected officials and let them know how important Program Open Space is to your organization.
- Listing as a partner on the website and in Partners for Open Space literature
All we ask from you is that you help us protect and strengthen this critical program.
If you and your organization would like to join Partners for Open Space, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Josh Hastings, Eastern Shore Land Conservancy, Chair
Jim Baird, American Farmland Trust, Vice Chair
Joel Dunn, Chesapeake Conservancy, Vice Chair
Joshua Kurtz, The Nature Conservancy
John Byrd, MACO Parks and Recreation Administrators
Kelly Carneal Dudeck, Grow and Fortify, Food Policy Advocate
Charlotte Davis, Rural Maryland Council
Bill Crouch, The Conservation Fund
Chuck Montrie, Maryland Recreation and Parks Association
Dru Schmidt-Perkins, 1000 Friends of Maryland
Karla Raettig, Maryland League of Conservation Voters
Nicholas Redding, Preservation Maryland
Kent Whitehead, The Trust for Public Land
Ann Jones, Director, Partners for Open Space
William Leahy, Maryland Environmental Trust