If you are interested in joining the Gowanus Canal Community Advisory Group, please let us know! Fill out the application form here and we will get back to you shortly with the next steps.

Organizational Members:

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce* 
Carroll Gardens Association Buddy Scotto
Carroll Gardens Coalition for Respectful Development (CORD) Rita Miller
Carroll Gardens Neighborhood Association Diane Buxbaum
Cobble Hill Association Jerry Armer
Community Board 6 Hildegaard Link
Families United for Racial & Economic Equality (FUREE) Beverly Corbin
Fifth Avenue Committee Michelle de la Uz, Executive Director
Friends and Residents of Greater Gowanus (FROGG) Marlene Donnelly
Friends of Thomas Greene Park, Inc. Sabine Aronowsky
Good Shepherd Services* 
Gowanus Alliance Paul Basile
Gowanus By Design David Briggs
Gowanus Canal Community Development Corporation Vacant
Gowanus Canal Conservancy Andrea Parker
Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club Brad Vogel
Gowanus Neighborhood Association/Gowanus-4-Life Betty Lester
Gowanus Tenants Association Vacant
NYCHA Communities United Joe Ann Brown
Park Slope Neighbors Eric McClure
Pratt Institute* 
Proteus Gowanus Vacant
Red Hook East Tenants Association* 
Red Hook West Tenants Association* 
Riverkeeper Chrissy Remein
Sierra Club* 
South Brooklyn Local Development Corporation Vacant
Southwest Brooklyn Industrial Development Corporation Vacant
280 Nevins Street Tenants Association Peter Reich
Waterfront Alliance Vacant
Wyckoff Gardens Tenants Association/Public Housing Communities, Inc.* 

* Organization is not currently active with CAG.


At-Large Members:

NameOccupationAffiliation (if any)Neighborhood
 Kelsey ButterworthPodcastingGowanus Dredgers Canoe ClubProspect Heights
 Eymund DiegelConsultant Gowanus
 Nathan Elbogen Old American Can FactoryGowanus
 George FialaNewspaper Publisher Red Hook
 Rafael Gomez de LunaMarketing Gowanus
 Katia KellyCitizen Journalist Carroll Gardens
 Louis Kleinman   
 Richard LawrenceDocumentarian & Consultant Long Island City
 Linda Mariano FROGGGowanus
 Triada Samaras CORDCarroll Gardens
 Susan YungVideographer Gowanus