玛丽亚·戴维斯 – Champion of the Chesapeake
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“Not only is 玛丽亚·戴维斯 a champion of the Chesapeake, she is a true champion of all communities that make up the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Mariah has emerged as a well-known advocate and leader of 多样性, 股本, 包容, and Justice (DEIJ) in watershed conservation and restoration work. She is a thoughtful and passionate individual who exudes a calm confidence and leads in an 包容 manner that draws people together to create change.
Mariah is the Policy and Campaigns Manager at the Choose Clean Water Coalition (CCWC). 在这个角色, 她管理推广, 基层拥护, and civic engagement efforts to support the Coalition’s policy priorities. She leads the CCWC’s 股本 Workgroup, which works to promote DEIJ in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, and incorporate these issues into the structures, 分析, 政策发展, 决策, and advocacy process of the Coalition. Mariah supports an incredible amount of work on environmental justice initiatives in the watershed. She is an advocate for community voices and authentic engagement with communities (see: http://www.baltimoresun.com/
Mariah also coordinates a Young Professionals of Color mentoring group, and is a supportive caretaker and leader in this effort. She has helped to organize various professional development opportunities for members of the group, 包括自我护理培训, 冒名顶替者综合症, 并给予/提供反馈. With every new member, she takes the time to meet with them and make a personal connection. She also periodically checks in with mentors and mentees which helps to foster a successful mentorship program.
There is no doubt that Mariah’s dedication to her work has and continues to make the Chesapeake Bay watershed’s restoration efforts more equitable, 包容, 就. Those who have had the opportunity to work with or get to know Mariah also know that she does this work because she is deeply committed to it. She leads with grace and a genuine approach that is truly inspiring and a passion that is contagious. 事实上, she is a champion of the Chesapeake and she is also a champion of the people who live and work in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. 特别是, she is a champion of people who have been traditionally excluded from the Chesapeake Bay environmental community. She is a champion of authentic connections and relationships that are essential to successfully clean up a Chesapeake that can be enjoyed by all”
Congratulate Mariah for being a Champion of the Chesapeake
玛丽亚,祝贺你! Your passion for the Chesapeake and for DEIJ has never before been as important as it is today and tomorrow. Thank you for leading, and mentoring. May 2021 be your best year ever in bringing all together on behalf of the Chesapeake and its watershed, and environmental issues even more broadly. Your voice is critical for the future.
– John Reynolds, og体育首页 董事会
恭喜你玛丽亚 – You have done a wonderful job in bringing vision and knowledge to the Chesapeake. Thank you for making this world a better place.
On behalf of the thousands of boaters who depend upon a healthy Chesapeake, thank you for your dedication and innovative efforts!
Mariah – I am constantly inspired by your strength and your passion for the communities within our watershed, 为DEIJ工作的重要性, and for supporting your friends and colleagues. Please continue to challenge us all to be intentional about the work that we do and the people we serve!
恭喜你玛丽亚! Thank you for being a great leader for conservation.