David Bailey

ORSANCO Director of Administration and Human Resources - FORE Board Chair & Executive Director

513-231-7719 Ext. 107
David provides direct oversight of  FORE's educational programs and ensures that all of FORE ’s programs are adequately promoted and funded in and beyond Cincinnati. In addition, David oversees all business, financial, and legal aspects of the Foundation for Ohio River Education. He is currently Director of Administration and Human Resources for ORSANCO in addition to his management role with FORE.
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Nick Callahan

Education & Outreach Coordinator

513-231-7719 Ext. 102
Nick develops and conducts educational programs/activities for schools and other organizations relating to Ohio River water chemistry, and also coordinates the Basin-wide annual River Sweep litter clean-up program.
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Kate Hammer

FORE Environmental Educator

Kate has been with FORE for over 10 years, teaching a variety of programs on-land and on the river. Kate teaches programs focused on fish, macroinvertebrates, plankton, and other aquatic life in the river. Kate's exemplary husbandry skills keep our critters alive and happy so that students and adults alike can learn the vital roles they play in our Ohio River ecosystem.  
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Melissa Mann

Public Information/Education Specialist

513-231-7719 Ext. 101
Melissa coordinates the RiverWatchers Volunteer Monitoring Program/Students in the Stream and assists with various other education programs and activities. She also works with Ohio River Mini-Sweep events, public information requests and publications, as well as social media and website updates.
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Rebecca Ortwein

FORE Environmental Educator

Becky has been with FORE for over four years, and brings excellent experience from her volunteer work with the Boy Scouts and the Boone County Conservation District. Becky is an on-board educator during River REACH programs, and can be found at many local parks and events throughout the summer leading many of FORE's OutREACH programs.  
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