Wechsler Appointed to Board of Trustees of the Chesapeake Bay Trust

July 31, 2012

On July 30, 2012, Governor Martin O’Malley appointed Ben Wechsler to serve a four year term on the Board of Trustees of the Chesapeake Bay Trust (the Trust). The Trust is a non-profit, non-partisan grant-making organization chartered by the Maryland General Assembly. Its mission is to “promote public awareness and public participation in the protection and restoration of the Chesapeake Bay and its tributary rivers and streams.“ The Trust receives approximately $4 million in contributions annually and reinvests those dollars through a variety of grant programs.