The annual Waterfowl Festival is administered by a volunteer board of directors with support from Waterfowl Chesapeake’s staff and more than 60 volunteer committee chairpersons who oversee the 20 annual festival exhibits and events. The event and the Chairs are further assisted in their efforts by 1,500 community volunteers who make this community celebration possible.

2018 Executive Committee

Kevin Greaney, President
Ken Miller, Vice President
Samuel “Butch” Townsend, Vice President
Doug Collison, Secretary
Kathleen Kurtz, Treasurer

and Board of Directors

Lynn Ackerson
Patricia Crane
Cathy Fawell
Teddy Hoover
Martha Horner
Debbye Jackson
Judy Knight
Kim Newcomb
Donnie Satchell
Suzanne Sullivan
Carl Treat



Waterfowl Chesapeake’s executive and administrative staff help to ensure a successful Festival each year since this event is critical to fulfilling our mission of supporting waterfowl habitat creation, restoration and conservation in the region. To volunteer or get involved in the Festival, contact the Festival Event Coordinator, Leslie Milby. For other inquiries, call our offices at 410.822.4567. For marketing information or promotional partnerships, contact Marketing Manager Heather Grant at