Because of her love of the outdoors and her strong desire to protect the environment, Maggie helped found the Shawsheen River Watershed Association in the early 1990’s.She participated in the water quality monitoring program in that watershed until returning to Blackstone, the town in which she was reared, in 2000.Tara has an appreciation for the beauty of the waterways in the Blackstone River Watershed and actively contributes to their protection and improvement.She is a volunteer with the Blackstone River Coalition Water Quality Monitoring Program and a frequent participant in BRWA river clean-ups.Joanne Holahan (Director, President) has 22 years of middle school teaching experience.
He is an active volunteer of the Blackstone River Coalition as a Water Quality Monitor.
Ken Bedard (Director) has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the former Worcester Industrial Technical Institute.
He has worked in machine design and project management for many years.
Pieter de Jong (Director) has worked for 35 years as an environmental planner for local, state and federal agencies and consulting firms.
Currently semi-retired, he still provides consultant services periodically in disaster management, sustainability and climate change adaptation.