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2023 Chesapeake Gateways Training – Building, Supporting, and Sharing an Inclusive and Authentic Chesapeake Experience – Opening Session

November 06, 2023
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Since being founded by the Chesapeake Bay Initiative Act of 1998, the NPS Chesapeake Gateways Office has engaged network partners and provided technical and financial assistance to Chesapeake Gateways sites and communities that serve as entry points and key guides for experiencing the 41-million-acre Chesapeake watershed. This is an opportunity to reconvene with us in celebration of our 25th anniversary as we look forward to the next 25 years.

Details for the opening sessions are below:

 

Monday, November 6 (Click here to join.)

 

Title: Opening Session, Keynote Remarks and Panel – A Vision for Truly Equitable and Inclusive Engagement in Stewardship

Time: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm ET

Welcome: Wendy O’Sullivan, Superintendent, NPS Chesapeake Gateways

Keynote Presenter: Reginald (Reggie) Chapple, Senior Advisor for Strategic Partnerships, Department of the Interior

Panelists:

Reggie Chapple, Senior Advisor for Strategic Partnerships, Department of the Interior

Atiya Wells, Executive Director, Backyard Basecamp

Eddie Gonzalez, Director of Partnerships and Grants, NPS Chesapeake Gateways

 

Organizer:

National Park Service