Meet Our Board
Lagoon front resident since 1985. Serve on IRL Council National Estuary Program Management Board, Past chair of the Indian River Neighborhood Association Lagoon Committee, Alternate-City of Vero Beach Utilities Advisory Board
IRC resident since 2013 and Executive Director of the Indian River Neighborhood Association. Social media management and website design. Photographer. Youth minister. Activist.
Originally from New England, been coming here since mid 60’s with wife Jody, became full time resident in 2008, have a background in banking and finance, served on Vero City Council, feel strongly about Florida’s water quality
Richard H. Baker, Ph.D. is a University of Florida Professor Emeritus, President of the Pelican Island Audubon Society, serves on the Indian River County Environmental Control Hearing Board, and author of over 100 published scientific articles, guest editorials, and co-authored the book “Reflections of Blue Cypress, Photographs, History, and Poems of the Headwater Lake of the St. Johns River.”
Donna Halleran serves as the first Vice President for Pelican Island Audubon Society Audubon Advocates Program. Donna has a passion for helping people by encouraging them to get outdoors in nature and encourages young people to find their voice and advocate for a healthy community beginning with the Indian River Lagoon and the very water they drink. She is a retired Family Therapist and Licensed Social Worker; and specialized in Child Welfare and Gerontology.
8 year live aboard sailor, Founder of Youth Sailing Foundation of Indian River County, Executive Board member of Indian River Neighborhood Association.
Mr. Corrigan oversees his family’s ranch in Fellsmere, Florida. Mr. Corrigan has had 21 years of real estate experience and has directly acquired, refinanced, managed, or sold over $1.5 billion of real estate assets. He has had 14 years of environmental investment experience in Florida, and has served as a board member of St. Edwards School, the Indian River Neighborhood Association, the Florida Association of Mitigation Bankers, Children’s Medical Center, and the Agape Clinic. He earned an MBA from The Fuqua School of Business and is married with three young sons.
Since his retirement in 2006 Keith and his wife Helen have been increasingly active in Environmental issues. In Annapolis they were founding members of Annapolis Green, Keith was Vic-Chairman of the Annapolis Maritime Museum and Helen was Chair of the Eastport Yacht Club Foundation. Since moving to Vero Beach year-round Keith has been active with and Chair of CWC’s Marine Committee and is an alternate on the City of Vero Beach Marine Commission. Keith is a 40-year recreational boater and reside in Central Beach.
Michael is a licensed professional engineer specializing in coastal engineering with over 45 years of national experience mostly in Florida. Michael is a lifelong waterman and enjoys surfing, sailing, snorkeling, swimming, and fishing.
Past Chairman of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and 25 year board member. Currently Chair of Ocean Research and Conservation Association (ORCA) and senior advisor of the Brevard Indian River Lagoon Coalition and the Clean Water Coalition of Indian River County.
Advisor to the Board
George Glenn Jr. is a fourth generation Vero Beach, FL, resident, graduating from Vero Beach High School in 1997. He graduated with honors from the University of Florida in 2001 where he majored in Finance and minored in Economics. Prior to attending law school, he worked as a financial analyst. George then went to law school and graduated cum laude from the Florida State University College of Law in 2006, where he obtained advanced certificates in Environmental Law and in Land Use Law. He spent his early career working in the Indian River County Attorney’s Office before entering private practice.
Resident of Vero Beach since 1989. 20 year volunteer at HBOI; past Board member of PIAS and current chair of IRNA Water & Lagoon Committee. Avid kayaker.
Advisor to the Board