ABOUT US
Photo: Robb Most
ABOUT US
Photo: Baykeeper
ABOUT US
Photo: Robb Most
ABOUT US
Photo: Baykeeper

About Us

Baykeeper is a Fierce Champion for San Francisco Bay

San Francisco Baykeeper has defended the Bay since 1989. We patrol on the water, investigate pollution, hold polluters accountable, and strengthen the laws that protect the Bay and the people of the Bay Area. For 30 years, our lawyers, scientists, and advocates have taken on the biggest threats to San Francisco Bay — and won.

OUR TEAM

Baykeeper's staff defends the Bay using science, policy, and law.

Sejal Choksi-Chugh
Sejal Choksi-Chugh
Executive Director and Baykeeper
Jon Rosenfield
Jon Rosenfield
Senior Scientist
Nicole Sasaki
Nicole Sasaki
Staff Attorney
The Baykeeper boat
OUR BOAT AND SKIPPERS

The Baykeeper boat regularly patrols the Bay for polluters with our experienced volunteer skippers at the helm. We are the only organization that patrols the Bay to find and stop pollution.

Robert Fairbank
Robert Fairbank
Head Skipper
The Baykeeper boat
Our Boat
Heather Richard
Heather Richard
Skipper
Peter Molnar
Peter Molnar
Skipper
Drone
Osprey
Patrol Drone
Jeff Wasserman
Jeff Wasserman
Skipper
OUR VOLUNTEER LEADERS

Our Board of Directors, Leadership Circle, and Advisory Board are passionate leaders for protecting San Francisco Bay.

David Jedrzejek
David Jedrzejek
Chair
Tim Eichenberg
Tim Eichenberg, J.D.
Vice Chair
Sandra Stewart
Sandra Stewart
Secretary
OUR AWARD RECIPIENTS

Baykeeper’s Blue Rivet Award honors heroes and local businesses that passionately protect San Francisco Bay. 

Mike Herz
Mike Herz, Baykeeper Founder
2019 Blue Rivet Award Winner
Geoff Potter
Geoff Potter
2018 Blue Rivet Award Winner
Loni Hancock
Loni Hancock
2017 Blue Rivet Award Winner
ANNUAL REPORTS AND FINANCIALS

Baykeeper’s high-impact results and cost-saving efficiencies are highlighted in our annual reports, audited financial statements, and IRS Forms 990.

TV interview
MEDIA CENTER

Baykeeper's scientists, lawyers, and policy advocates can be reached anytime to speak about the threats to San Francisco Bay and how we hold polluters accountable.

Go to the Media Center to find out more

Baykeeper defends San Francisco Bay from the biggest threats and holds polluters accountable to create healthier communities and help wildlife thrive.

Baykeeper acknowledges the spirit of the first peoples who came to this land—and cared for the Bay—before us.

Baykeeper acknowledges the first peoples and many tribal groups who came to this region before us, and we recognize them as the authentic stewards of the land and the Bay, which Baykeeper respectfully honors through our continued action and advocacy on the Bay's behalf.

 

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