January Marine Committee Meeting: Steve Creech, Executive Director, Wyland Foundation
Date/TimeDate(s) - 01/08/2019
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
1600 W. Balboa Blvd.
Newport Beach, CA 92660
The Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce Marine Committee meets once a month to provide information and education on all topics that are “marine oriented”. The meetings are open to the public and will be held at 5:30 pm the 1st Tuesday of the month at the Marina Park located on Newport Harbor in Newport Beach.
Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce Marine Committee
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 – 5:30 pm
Executive Director, Wyland Foundation
Since 2008, Steve has served as executive director for the Wyland Foundation. He is the co-author of “Hold Your Water: 68 Things You Need to Know to Keep Our Planet Blue,” a fresh look at the importance of water in our communities and throughout the world. A former environmental newspaper reporter and advertising executive, Steve has overseen the strategic growth of the Wyland Foundation through partnerships and alliances, ranging from the U.S EPA, US Forest Service, and White House Council on Environmental Quality, to media relationships with CBS2/KCAL in Southern California, American Public Television and Discovery Channel’s Animal Planet Network. He is the project architect for two of the Wyland Foundation’s signature programs, the national mayor’s challenge for water conservation and the Wyland clean water mobile learning center, and has overseen international art projects on behalf of Wyland for the Summer Olympic Games in Beijing and the Winter Olympics in Vancouver. He is currently working on efforts through the foundation to engage tomorrow and today’s leaders to create water resilient communities.