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ECRI Board Meeting - Shared screen with speaker view
Paul Beaudette
15:05
Paul Beaudette, Treasurer ECRI
Mal Skowron
15:08
Hi everyone! My name is Mal and I help with ECRI's communications. I live in Providence and use she/her pronouns
Noreen Inglesi
15:50
Congratulations to Greg and Rupert. Thank you for all your amazing work here in this state.
Meg Kerr, Audubon Society of RI
15:54
Meg Kerr, Audubon Society of RI, she/her - tuning in from beautiful Wickford RI
Mal Skowron
16:00
If you just joined us, check out ECRI's program booklet for this ~virtual~ annual meeting! https://f.hubspotusercontent30.net/hubfs/260434/2021_05%20ECRI%20Annual%20Program.pdf
Noreen Inglesi
16:01
Thank you from Notable Works!
Paige Therien, Audubon RI, (she/they)
16:16
Hello! Paige Therien (she/they) with ECRI and Audubon Society of Rhode Island. I'm in Smithfield now at Audubon's headquarters!
Karina (she/her)
16:34
Karina Lutz, she/her, Chepachet, formerly Listening Tree Cooperative
Lizmar Torres
16:38
Hi, I’m Elizabeth Soriano, Community Educator from CLAP. Here only as a listener.
greg gerritt
16:44
Greg Gerritt ECRI administrator
Kevin Budris
16:47
Kevin Budris, he/him/his, Conservation Law Foundation, Providence
Sue AnderBois, She/Hers
16:56
Hello! Sue AnderBois (She/Her/Hers) with The Nature Conservancy and Chair of the Providence Sustainability Commission!
Katherine
16:59
Katherine Gibson, RI Interfaith Power and Light, she/her, Carolina, RI where nothing could be finer!
James Crowley (he/him), CLF
17:00
James Crowley, Conservation Law Foundation, he/him, joining from Coventry.
Sheila Dormody, TNC (she/her)
17:03
Good to see everyone! Sheila from The Nature Conservancy (she/her), sunny Providence!
Kathleen Rourke
17:03
Nice work on the program booklet!!
Noreen Inglesi
17:04
Noreen Inglesi and Bina Gehres, Notable Works
Rosalie DeCosta
17:05
Hi all! Rose DeCosta, External Affairs Manager, Vineyard Wind rdecosta@vineyardwind.com.
Nicole DiPaolo
17:20
Hi Rose! So great to see you here!!
Laura Brion (she), Childhood Lead Action Project
17:26
­Laura Brion, she/her, Childhood Lead Action Project, joining from Providence
Katy Rourke Wilson
17:31
Katy Rourke Wilson, Friends of the Palmer River, Rehoboth, MA
Graise Lee Jenni (she/they)
17:34
Hello! Graise. She/they with Resolve Conservation. On the ancestral lands of the Manahoac people. Northern Virginia.
Nicole DiPaolo
17:35
Nicole DiPaolo, she/her, National Wildlife Federation
Joel Gates
17:36
Hello all…Joel Gates(he/him/his) from Glocester
Rosalie DeCosta
18:02
Hi Nicole!
John Torgan
18:05
Hi, everyone! John Torgan from TNC
Mal Skowron
18:13
The agenda for today's meeting is on page 3: https://f.hubspotusercontent30.net/hubfs/260434/2021_05%20ECRI%20Annual%20Program.pdf
Peter Trafton
18:20
Congratulations to ECRI and all who have helped it grow stronger and wiser over the years, and especially, with gratitude, to Gregg and Rupert.
Peter Trafton
19:01
Peter & Frances Trafton, Little Compton & Providence
Everett Pope
19:03
Everett Pope ECRI VP of development He/His
Nicole DiPaolo
19:43
Nicole DiPaolo, she/her, Co-VP of development ECRI, National Wildlife Federation, Offshore Wind Program
Sam Coren
19:46
Sam Coren, they/them, Brown PhD Candidate in American Studies, working on a dissertation project on urban watershed of Providence. Also with Friends of the Moshassuck!
Nicole DiPaolo
20:52
Whoever designed this slideshow did a beautiful job :)
Sue AnderBois, She/Hers
21:13
++Nicole - amazing job!
barry
21:20
Barry Schiller, North Prov with RI Bicycle Coalition and RI Transit Riders now, but for many years was Sierra Club rep to ECRI.
Save The Bay
21:57
Topher Hamblett, Director of Advocacy, Save The Bay
Mal Skowron
25:22
You can follow along in the program booklet here: https://f.hubspotusercontent30.net/hubfs/260434/2021_05%20ECRI%20Annual%20Program.pdf
Sue AnderBois, She/Hers
25:34
And thank you to Priscilla!! You do SO much for the environment community!!
Kai Salem, Green Energy Consumers Alliance
25:44
Thank you Priscilla!
Nicole DiPaolo
25:47
WOW! What are the odds you all have the same birthday!? HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
Sue AnderBois, She/Hers
25:54
Happy BIRTHDAY!!
Noreen Inglesi
26:06
Thank you and congratulations to you as well Meg Kerr.
Paige Therien, Audubon RI, (she/they)
26:11
Awh, Happy Birthday all!!!
Noreen Inglesi
26:21
Congratulations from Notable Works
Kai Salem, Green Energy Consumers Alliance
26:33
I feel honored to share a birthday with Meg and Genie! Meg, congratulations :)
Eugenia Marks
26:46
THanks for your good wishes from one of the triplets!
Meg Kerr, Audubon Society of RI
27:40
I agree. What an honor to share our D-day birthday!
Kathleen Rourke
29:59
THANK YOU so much, Meg and Rupert!
Meg Kerr, Audubon Society of RI
30:01
Thank you Priscilla! It has been such fun working with everyone!
Rupert Friday
31:53
I totally agree with Meg! Working with everyone in ECRI and in the grass roots organizations around RI has been what inspired me.
Laura Brion (she), Childhood Lead Action Project
32:27
Congratulations to both Rupert and Meg!
Meg Kerr, Audubon Society of RI
42:17
Thank you Genie and Paul and Greg! Very nice!!
Kathleen Rourke
42:42
Well done!! Great story!
Mal Skowron
42:42
wow! that was a lot of history packed into a short time. well done.
Environmental Council of Rhode Island
47:55
You can continue to follow along in the program booklet here: https://f.hubspotusercontent30.net/hubfs/260434/2021_05%20ECRI%20Annual%20Program.pdf
Arthur Plitt
51:06
History and now -Very good reminder of the roadblocks in environment and justice
Sue AnderBois, She/Hers
59:09
Amazing Greg!!
Leah Bamberger, She|Her
59:17
thank you, greg!
Meg Kerr, Audubon Society of RI
59:18
Wonderful speech Greg. Lots for us to think about.
Leah Anderson
59:20
Great job Greg!!
Karina (she/her)
59:27
Bravo, Greg. Such a wonderful integration of a life's work.
katherine brown
59:31
Inspiring, thank you so much for your wisdom and vision!
Jeff Migneault
59:41
Great overview Greg!
Jeanine M. Silversmith
59:42
Thank you, Greg!! That was great.
Katy Rourke Wilson
59:45
Great speech, Greg! Very inspired!
Sam Coren
01:00:02
Heartfelt thanks Greg and all
Laura Brion (she), Childhood Lead Action Project
01:00:03
Thanks, Greg!
Gregory T Rourke
01:00:23
Knowledge and Wisdom. Thank you
greg gerritt
01:01:05
Thanks to everyone for the kind words and sitting through my reading. I willshare the speech with everyonbe pretty soon
Noreen Inglesi
01:01:40
Superp!!!!
James Kelley
01:01:57
Powerful and intriguing insights. That was terrific Greg, thank you
Connie McGreavy
01:01:59
Greg has been the "super glue" of ECRI for so many years. Bravo to Greg and all of the super selfless ECRI members and volunteers that have also supported ECRI in ways large and small. Impressive accomplishments and people! Thank you~
Sylvia Weber
01:02:28
Thnank you Greg thank you for all you have done and the foundation you created. Many Blessings
barry
01:03:58
thanks Greg, your passion and insights are inspiring
Leah Bamberger, She|Her
01:11:22
It might be worth defining what you mean by "Gate keeping"
Nicole DiPaolo
01:13:00
June 24th will be the first one?
Environmental Council of Rhode Island
01:13:18
the first one will be on June 16th
Maria - she/her
01:13:19
June 16
Nicole DiPaolo
01:13:22
Thank you!
Patti McAlpine
01:13:40
Gatekeeping usually refers to keeping people out. In sales, we refer to gatekeepers as being protective of a bosses time so when you make a sales call the gatekeeper ascertained whether what you are selling is worth the disturbance.
Susan S. Gorelick
01:14:32
Where can I sign up for the workshop?
Maria - she/her
01:15:05
We will share the link in one minute
greg gerritt
01:15:07
sign up link will be shown soon
Graise Lee Jenni (she/they)
01:17:09
https://forms.gle/oFtLpFcu7Za2KLpJ8
Noreen Inglesi
01:18:22
Noreen Inglesi and Bina Gehres very interested
Graise Lee Jenni (she/they)
01:18:35
HI Noreen
Graise Lee Jenni (she/they)
01:18:40
Please sign up through the link above!
Environmental Council of Rhode Island
01:18:41
please sign up! thank you all!
Graise Lee Jenni (she/they)
01:18:46
Here is the presentation as a PDF
Peter Trafton
01:18:53
What a wonderful, stimulating, and promising meeting - what a great start for ECRI's next 50 years!
Graise Lee Jenni (she/they)
01:18:59
https://forms.gle/oFtLpFcu7Za2KLpJ8
Peter Trafton
01:19:24
What a credit to our predecessors!
Nicole DiPaolo
01:19:47
Thank you so much!
Mal Skowron
01:20:10
thank you for this! the workshop schedule looks really exciting.
Sheila Dormody, TNC (she/her)
01:20:16
Happy 50th ECRI!!!
Maria - she/her
01:20:19
We think so too!