Campaigns & Cases
Defend the Hudson:
Before joining Riverkeeper as Communications Director, Cliff had been an editor, publisher, multimedia producer and political consultant. He served notable stints as an editor at Car and Driver, Consumer 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 in 1985 and served eight years in the National Guard and Army Reserves. He came to New York in 1995 and resides in South Nyack.