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CHESAPEAKE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL
Chairperson: William Donald Schaefer, Governor
Carol M. Browner, Administrator, U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency; Robert P.
Casey, Governor of Pennsylvania; George Allen,
Governor of Virginia; Sharon Pratt Kelly, Mayor,
District of Columbia; Jeffrey W. Coy, Chairperson,
Chesapeake Bay Commission.
c/o Chesapeake Bay Commission
60 West St., Suite 200
Annapolis, MD 21401 (410) 263-3420
The Chesapeake Executive Council was estab-
lished by the Chesapeake Bay Agreement of 1983
to coordinate the work of restoring and protecting
Chesapeake Bay. In accordance with the 1987
Chesapeake Bay Agreement, the Council is the
governing body for these efforts. Parties to the
1987 Agreement are the State of Maryland; the
Commonwealths of Pennsylvania and Virginia; the
District of Columbia; the U.S. Environmental Pro-
tection Agency, representing the federal govern-
ment; and the Chesapeake Bay Commission.
The Council is comprised of the governors of
Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia; the Mayor of
the District of Columbia; the Administrator of the
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; and the
Chairperson of the Chesapeake Bay Commission.
Chairperson: Dr. Alvin R. Morris, Pennsylvania
Maryland members appointed by Governor: Cecily M.
Majerus, Office of Governor; Verna E. Harrison, Dept.
of Natural Resources; David A. C. Carroll, Dept. of the
Environment; Rosemary Roswell, Dept. of Agriculture.
c/o Water Management Division, Region III
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
841 Chestnut St. Building, 13th floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107 (215) 597-9410
The Implementation Committee was estab-
lished in 1984 by the Chesapeake Bay Agreement
of 1983. The Committee advises the Chesapeake
Executive Council on implementing the
Chesapeake Bay Program.
The Committee consists of twenty-nine mem-
bers, appointed by the governors of participating
states and the Mayor of the District of Columbia.
Maryland Manual 1994-1995
LOCAL GOVERNMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE
ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY PROGRAM
Chairperson: C. Flippo Hicks, Virginia
Maryland members appointed by Governor: Gary G.
Allen; Robert T. Jarboe; Isaiah Leggett; Anna M.
Long; Jeanne Lynch; George P. Murphy.
Anthony Redman, Executive Director
416 Goldsborough St.
Easton, MD 21601 (410) 822-9630
In accordance with the 1987 Chesapeake Bay
Agreement, the Governor appointed the Local
Government Advisory Committee on the
Chesapeake Bay Program in April 1988. The Com-
mittee presents to the Chesapeake Executive Coun-
cil the concerns and opinions of the local
governments in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. It
also informs local governments about the
Chesapeake Bay Program.
The Committee has twenty-four members.
Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia are each rep-
resented by six members appointed by their respec-
tive governors. The District of Columbia is
represented by six members appointed by the
COASTAL STATES ORGANIZATION
Chairperson: David Keeley, Maine
Maryland member appointed by Governor: Robert L.
Beckett (Sarah J. Taylor, Ph.D., alternate)
444 North Capitol St., N.W, Suite 322
Washington, DC 20001 (202) 508-3860
c/o Coastal Watershed & Resources Division
Dept. of Natural Resources
580 Taylor Ave.
Annapolis, MD 21401 (410) 974-2784
Formed in 1970, the Coastal States Organiza-
tion was created to represent state governors in
oceanic and coastal affairs. The Organization ex-
presses the states' shared interests and concerns in
interstate and federal marine resource programs
and policies. It helps coastal states develop and
implement national coastal policy and resolve na-
tional coastal issues without interfering in other
state objectives. The Organization provides a non-
partisan forum for debate, discussion, and resolu-
tion of national coastal issues and problems. As an
information clearinghouse, it also supplies coastal
research and data analysis to Congress, member
states, the media, and the general public.
Presently, the Organization consists of delegates
appointed by the governors of thirty coastal states
and five territories. Maryland has been a member