Staff & Project Assistants

 EFC staff wishing good luck to Joanne Throwe before she takes her post as Deputy
Secretary of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and to Dan Nees as he
assumes the role of EFC Director. (October 2015)

Staff

Daniel T. Nees, MPP, MBA

Daniel T. Nees, MPP, MBA

Director
301.405.5421
Jennifer Cotting, MS

Jennifer Cotting, MS

Research Associate
Green Infrastructure
301.405.5495
Brenton McCloskey, MESP

Brenton McCloskey, MESP

Research Associate
Natural Resources
301.405.8513
Medessa S. Burian, MPH

Medessa S. Burian, MPH

Program Manager
Public Health
301.405.7371
Brandy Espinola, MPP, MS

Brandy Espinola, MPP, MS

Program Manager
301.314.9491
Andrew Fellows, MA

Andrew Fellows, MA

Program Manager
Local Govt/Environmental Justice
301.405.4133
Mike Hunninghake

Mike Hunninghake

Program Manager
Sustainable Maryland Certified
301.405.7956
Jill Jefferson, MS

Jill Jefferson, MS

Program Manager
540.987.9010
Naomi Young, MS

Naomi Young, MS

Research Economist
347.753.4499
Sean Williamson, MPP

Sean Williamson, MPP

Program Manager
Climate Change and Energy
301.405.8259
Toni K. Ames

Toni K. Ames

Program Assistant
301.405.5891
Jenny Pascaran Beard

Jenny Pascaran Beard

Communications Manager
301.405.3577
Cynthia Williams

Cynthia Williams

Research Coordinator
301.405.9700

Assistants

Adeola (Addie) Adeoye

Adeola (Addie) Adeoye

Project Assistant
Chelsea Bonenberger

Chelsea Bonenberger

Communications Assistant
Albert Engel

Albert Engel

Project Assistant
Kristen Mui

Kristen Mui

Project Assistant
Stephen Rabent

Stephen Rabent

Project Assistant
Eric Schrock

Eric Schrock

Project Assistant
Rithesh Shenthar

Rithesh Shenthar

Project Assistant