Our Team

Justinn overton

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR/INTERIM RIVERKEEPER

Justinn oversees day-to-day operations and management and ensures Coosa Riverkeeper has the resources needed to fight for a swimmable, drinkable, fishable Coosa River.

Chad hoffman

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Chad is primarily responsible for the successful implementation of both the Fish Guide and Swim Guide programs. He also supports the Riverkeeper Patrol program, assisting in field work, investigation and documentation. He serves as our in-house media guy focusing on documenting pollution, promoting the organization, catching the highlights and memories of our events and days on the water.

Jake lasseter

RIVERKEEPER PATROL MEMBER

As Riverkeeper Patrol/Swim Guide Team Lead, Jake focuses on  water quality in the Coosa and holding polluters accountable.. He leads the popular Coosa River Swim Guide program and organizes the data collection, in-house lab, and supports the Riverkeeper Patrol Program. 

VICTORIA MILLER

FISH GUIDE COORDINATOR

As Fish Guide Coordinator, Victoria focuses on fishing and public health on the Coosa. She coordinates the popular Coosa River Fish Guide program where she educates fishermen about fish consumption advisories and creates reel-y helpful resources for families.

abby swain

DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR

As Development Coordinator, Abby oversees our communications, plans our  fundraising events, and supports our membership service. She plays a crucial role in educating businesses, members, and the greater community about our programs and resources!

OUR BOARD

The Coosa Riverkeeper Board of Directors manages the long-term vision of Coosa Riverkeeper, enables our staff and volunteers to work towards that vision, and acts as stewards of our organization in the community.

ADVISORY COUNCIL

The Advisory Council is a group of important community members and leaders in their respective fields that provide support and assistance to Coosa Riverkeeper when needed.