Christine joined Winyah Rivers as the Waccamaw Riverkeeper in August 2006. In the ensuing years she has taken on the role of River Advocate in North Carolina’s Lumber River Basin, Winyah Rivers Alliance’s Deputy Director and then Executive Director. Christine has returned to her role as Deputy Director, providing support for the future successes of Winyah Rivers Alliance. Christine has an MS in Environmental Management and a BS in Zoology (Biology).
Cara Schildtknecht, Waccamaw Riverkeeper
Cara joined Winyah Rivers as the Waccamaw Riverkeeper in May 2017. She leads the organization’s education and advocacy efforts in the Waccamaw watershed in both North and South Carolina. Cara is a graduate of Coastal Carolina University’s Master’s of Science in Coastal Marine and Wetland Studies program and earned her BS – Environmental Studies & BA – English at Shepherd University (SU) in Shepherdstown, WV.