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Enrico G. Nardone, Esq.
Executive Director

Enrico has been the director at Seatuck since 2001. Prior to joining the organization he practiced environmental and land use law for a private law firm and worked as a staff attorney at the National Audubon Society. In his career, he has also spent time at the Georgetown Environmental Law Institute and The Wilderness Society. Enrico is the author of South Bay Nature Notes, a regular column on nature and the environment published in the monthly Great South Bay Magazine. He lives in Baldwin with his wife and two daughters.

Peter Walsh
Education Director

Peter joined Seatuck as the Education Director in the Spring of 2007. Prior to coming on board he worked for Western Suffolk BOCES, where he ran the Outdoor Learning Lab at Sunken Meadow State Park for the past seven years. Peter also spent many years working as a naturalist for Nassau BOCES outdoor education department. He serves on the Board of Directors for Trips For Kids Metro New York, a not-for-profit organization that exposes children to the outdoors by taking them on mountain bike trips. Peter lives in Islip with his wife and three children.

Ellen Hanzl
Operations & Events Coordinator

Ellen has been affiliated with Seatuck for many years, first as a volunteer and a member of the organization's Board of Directors. In 2011, she began working as a consultant to help Seatuck manage private rentals of the Suffolk County Environmental Center and large public events, including the Eco-Carnival and Owl Prowl 5K. She join the Seatuck staff as a full time employee in 2014. Her career prior to Seatuck involved extensive logistical and event management experience, including work with Computer Associates and Tigerlily Events. Ellen lives in Center Moriches with her two daughters.

Lisa Smith
Development Director

John Turner
Conservation Policy Advocate

Maureen Dunn
Water Quality Scientist

Stephane Perrault
Wildlife Surveyor

Nancy Sorkow

Jessica Enzmann
Nature Center Coordinator





Key Volunteers 

Seatuck relies heavily on an amazing corps of volunteers. From its Board of Directors to the weekly "regulars" to the hundreds of people that assist with large events, volunteers are involved in every aspect of the organization's work. While Seatuck values each and every one of them, the following volunteers play particularly central roles in the organizations day-to-day operations. They can be reached at 631-581-6908 regarding their area of expertise.

Ruth Tuohy - Operational Support
Thadine Balsamo - Operational Support
Sue Avery - Landscape Committee
Steve Terr - Landscape Committee
Peter DiMento - Grounds & Maintenance
Ken Phalen - Scout Coordinator


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