Florida Keys Chapter

About Us

The Surfrider Foundation is a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of our world’s oceans, waves and beaches. Founded in 1984 by a handful of visionary surfers in Malibu, California, the Surfrider Foundation now maintains over over 250,000 supporters, activists and members and 100 chapters worldwide.

The Florida Keys chapter was chartered in August of 2018.

EXECUTIVE BOARD

Board Chair: Whitney Wemett

Chair@FloridaKeys.Surfrider.org

  • Based in Islamorada

Vice Chair: Chrissy Amundson

ViceChair@FloridaKeys.Surfrider.org

  • Based in Key West

Secretary: Katie Cleek

Secretary@FloridaKeys.Surfrider.org

  • Based in Key Largo

Treasurer: Jason Wolf

Treasurer@FloridaKeys.Surfrider.org

  • Based in Key West

Volunteer Coordinator: Stephanie Schneider

VolunteerCoordinator@FloridaKeys.Surfrider.org

  • Based in Key Largo

Member at Large: Shawn Martin

Atlarge1@FloridaKeys.Surfrider.org

  • Based in Key West

Media: Jason Hoegle

Media@FloridaKeys.Surfrider.org

  • Based in Key West

PROGRAM COORDINATORS

Blue Water Task Force Coordinator: Emily Becker

BWTF1@FloridaKeys.Surfrider.org

  • Based in Islamorada

Ocean Friendly Restaurant Coordinator: Carley Vegso

OFR@FloridaKeys.Surfrider.org

  • Based in Key Largo

Lower Keys Cleanup Coordinator: Bailey Thomasson

CleanupLowerKeys@FloridaKeys.Surfrider.org

  • Based in Key West