Senior Vice President, Conservation and Education
Headquarters- Reston, VA
Prior to his role as Senior Vice President of Conservation and Education, Tony served as NWF’s Regional Executive Director for the Mid-Atlantic region and on the NWF Action Fund Board of Directors. He also served as the Chief of Staff for Congressman Wayne Gilchrest of Maryland.
Since joining NWF, Tony has built a strong team and NWF regional presence including securing the National Aquarium in Baltimore as an NWF Affiliate; launching and securing seed funding for clean energy/off-shore wind coalition in Maryland; launching, growing, co-chairing and securing funding for the Choose Clean Water and Delaware River Basin Coalitions; and building a relationship with the Governor of Maryland in support of Kids and Nature and the BeOutThere campaign.
Tony's love of the rivers and streams that make up the Bay watershed comes from more than 20 years living in Maryland's rural Eastern Shore.
"After years as a member and volunteer activist for NWF, it's an honor to join the professional NWF family to work to protect the species and habitat that I love." - Anthony Caligiuri