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Cliff Weathers

Communications Director



Cliff WeathersBefore joining Riverkeeper as Communications Director, Cliff was an editor, publisher, broadcast commentator, multimedia producer and political consultant. He served notable stints as an editor at Car and DriverConsumer Reports and AlterNet. His former blog, Left of the Hudson, was a popular destination for political and environmental news in the Lower Hudson Valley. As a journalist, Cliff has written numerous articles about transportation, energy, product safety, sustainable living, climate change and water.

Cliff, a Michigan native, graduated with a BA in Journalism from Oakland University. He was commissioned a U.S. Army officer and served eight years in the National Guard and Army Reserves. He came to New York in 1995 and resides in South Nyack.

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