Our Team

Madeleine Adams

Madeleine Adams

President
Madeleine Adams became an environmental advocate as a child, writing letters to federal officials in support of the Sierra Club-led effort to stop the proposed damming of Marble and Bridge...
LaTerra Wise

LaTerra Wise

WET Board Secretary
LaTerra Wise is a local author and life coach who found her beliefs about purpose and healing extended beyond individuals to the environment. This realization prompted her to join WET’s...
Judith Hearthway

Judith Hearthway

WET Board Treasurer
Judith Hearthway is a tax preparer in Salisbury, assisting taxpayers and small businesses with taxes in Salisbury MD and the surrounding communities. Whether you are an individual or a local...
Dave Layfield

Dave Layfield

Immediate Past President
Dave Layfield has an extensive resume in development, construction and property management of affordable housing including oversight of the Section 514 / 516 Farm Labor Housing program for USDA, Rural...
Carol Dunahoo

Carol Dunahoo

Board Member
Carol grew up in Salisbury and recently retired to Whitehaven after a legal career in Washington and New York.  She served in several federal government positions, working on regulatory, legislative,...
Hemalatha Bhaskaran

Hemalatha Bhaskaran

Board Member
Hema has been teaching at JMB since 2004. She is passionate about providing meaningful educational experiences for all her students. Her goal is to equip students with 21st century skills. Hema...
Dan Savoy

Dan Savoy

Board Member
Daniel Savoy is a retired educator. He is an active Wicomico River CreekWatcher and the recipient of the 2017 John Grout Award for Environmental Advocacy. He volunteers regularly with organizations...
Alyssa Hastings

Alyssa Hastings

Board Member
Alyssa Hastings is the City of Salisbury’s first sustainability coordinator. Alyssa oversees projects ranging from overseeing the City’s sustainability planning process, managing the City’s Green Business Program, and implementing environmental projects including the Green...
Cheryl Sidwell

Cheryl Sidwell

Board Member
Cheryl Sidwell is the Events and Development Manager at Wicomico Public Libraries.  She can frequently be found arranging activities and special events related to culture, current events and community need. ...
Gina Bloodworth

Gina Bloodworth

Board Member
Gina Bloodworth is an Associate Professor of Geography and Geosciences  and Associate Professor of Environmental Studies.  She holds a Bachelor and Master of.Science degrees from Oklahoma State University and a...
Charles Stegman

Charles Stegman

Board Member
Dr. Charles Stegman is a Family Medicine Specialist in Princess Anne, MD and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Georgetown University School of...
Mario Ramirez-Castelo

Mario Ramirez-Castelo

Board Member
Mario Ramirez has a background in environmental engineering science and is currently a student pursuing a degree in environmental management. Mario has volunteered and worked with many environmental non-profit organizations...
John Groutt

John Groutt

Board Member
Dr. John Groutt is one of the founding members of the Wicomico Environmental Trust, dating back to 1989.  Dr. Groutt received a PhD from Temple University and was director of...
Mike Folkoff

Mike Folkoff

Board Member
Dr. Michael Folkoff is Professor Emeritus at Salisbury University with academic specialties in Soil Genesis, Surface Water Hydrology and Land Use Planning.  During his nearly 30 years at SU, he...
Anne Young

Anne Young

Board Member
Anne Young is the Development Director for Delmarva Public Media, a collaboration of three public radio stations on the Eastern Shore, owned by Salisbury University and University of Maryland Eastern...