en Fertig is an internationally respected community engagement leader. He brings over 15 years of experience working in marine, estuarine and environmental science and non-profits. He is passionate about engaging diverse stakeholders including volunteers, partner organizations and the community and about making complex science accessible to diverse audiences. Ben is a current Fellow in the Business Volunteers Maryland GIVE program. He, his wife, son, daughter and cat live in Baltimore County. You can often find Ben outdoors hiking, bicycling or taking photos.