2022 Sustainability Heroes


To capture the inspiring stories of our local leaders, we recognize a monthly Sustainability Hero. If you have recommendations for someone on your green team, municipal staff or task force that is a sustainability hero, please complete the online submission form.

To view past heroes click here.

 

November

Laura Bagwell, Chair, Eatontown Borough Green Team (Monmouth County) 
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October

Vicky Binetti, Chair, Washington Township Green Team and Environmental Commission (Gloucester County) 
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September

Kelly Stone, K-5 STEM Teacher, George L. Catrambone Elementary School (Monmouth County) 
Read her story

August

Ila Vassallo, Chair, Evesham Township Environmental Commission/Green Team 
Read her story

 

July

Carolyn McGrath, Sustainability Leader, Hopewell Valley Regional School District Teacher of Visual Arts, Central High School 
Read her story

 

June

Dr. Lawrence S. Feinsod, Executive Director, New Jersey School Boards Association 
Read his story

 

May

Elizabeth Magill Peer, Chair, City of Lambertville Environmental Commission, Hunterdon County
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April

Vicki Palaganas, Penns Grove High School, Salem County
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March

Donna J. Helmes, Sustainable Collingswood
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February

André Sayegh, Mayor, City of Paterson, Passaic County
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January

Anne-Marie Peracchio, Past Chair, Sustainable Jersey Board of Trustees
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