Board of Trustees

Appointed Public Members

William “Captain Bill” Sheehan, Hackensack Riverkeeper, Inc.

thumb-billCaptain Bill Sheehan, the Hackensack Riverkeeper, is a lifelong resident of the Hackensack River area, having lived most of his life in Union City and Secaucus, New Jersey. He is a dedicated, active conservationist who founded Hackensack… Read more


Greg Remaud, NY/NJ Baykeeper

thumb-gregGreg Remaud is Chief Executive Officer and Baykeeper for NY/NJ. For nearly two decades he has been a strong advocate for the preservation of the Meadowlands and open space in other densely developed areas in northeast New Jersey. Read more


Ralph J. Marra, Jr., Esq., NJ Sports and Exposition Authority

ralph-marra-1Ralph J. Marra, Jr. joined the Authority as general counsel in March 2010. In addition to directly handling certain legal matters, he supervises outside counsel retained by the Authority. Prior to joining the Authority, … Read more


Alberto Santos, Mayor of Kearny, New Jersey – Hackensack Meadowlands Municipal Committee delegate

thumb-santosMayor Alberto G. Santos has been Mayor of Kearny since January 1, 2000. He was re-elected to a two-year term as Mayor in 2001 and 2003; after the mayoral term of office was lengthened from two years to four years,  Read more

Donald Palombi, Policy Director, New Jersey Dept of Community Affairs

Donald Palombi has joined the Board of Trustees of the Meadowlands Conservation Trust. Read more