MMOC Members and Staff

MMOC Members

The Muddy River Maintenance and Management Oversight Committee, the MMOC, is comprised of Voting and Ex Officio Members designated by the Secretary of the Commonwealth’s Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs.

Voting MembersRepresentative

Brookline GreenSpace Alliance

Marilyn Ray Smith

Charles River Watershed Association

Lisa Kumpf

Charlesgate Alliance

H. Parker James

Emerald Necklace Conservancy

Karen Mauney-Brodek

Emerald Necklace Citizens Advisory Committee (Emerald Necklace CAC)


Emerald Necklace CAC

Frances Allou Gershwin (MMOC Chair)

Emerald Necklace CAC

Elisabeth Cianciola

Emerald Necklace CAC

Arleyn Levee

Emerald Necklace CAC

Kay Mathew

Emerald Necklace CAC

Fredericka Veikley

The Fenway Alliance

Kelly Brilliant (MMOC Treasurer)

Medical Academic Scientific and Community Organization (MASCO)

Janice Henderson 

Muddy River Restoration Project Technical Advisory Committee

Jack Malone 

Ex Officio Members

Boston Parks and Recreation Department 

Ryan Woods, Commissioner
Tom Timmons, Contract Compliance Manager

Brookline Department of Public Works
Erin Chute Gallantine, Commissioner

Brookline Parks and Open Space Division

Alexandra Vecchio, Director
Tom Brady, Conservation Administrator

Brookline Preservation Commission

Elton Elperin, Commission Chair

Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR)

Patrice Kish, Chief of Planning and Engineering

Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EOEEA)

Kurt Gaertner, Assistant Secretary for Environmental Policy

MMOC Staff — Matt Eddy