Champions for Sea Change

Champions for Sea Change


Join or renew your Champions for Sea Change membership


Champions for Sea Change are part of an elite group of ocean stewards who help protect the ocean, and the wildlife and communities that depend on it, from today’s greatest global challenges: climate change, plastic pollution and biodiversity loss. With a one-time annual donation of $1,000 or more, you will have access to the exclusive benefits featured below. To learn more about other ways to support Ocean Conservancy, check out our Giving Options page.


Private Event Invitations
Regional and virtual events where you can connect with ocean experts and fellow supporters.

Advocacy Toolkit 
Personal consultation and customized resources to advocate on behalf of Ocean Conservancy.

Monthly Supporter Updates
Breaking Waves e-newsletter from CEO Janis Searles Jones with breaking ocean news and the latest from the field.

Personal Contact and Visits
Direct access to our team through phone/video calls, email and in-person visits and gatherings.

Confidential Legacy Consultation
Free, confidential legacy consultation with our planning professionals.

Splash Newsletter
Quarterly print updates on the work that your generous support has helped accomplish.

Welcome Packet
Our welcome packet includes a variety of materials highlighting recent work and accomplishments.

*Donors can opt out.


Meet Your Team

Our philanthropy team is ready to discuss targeted investment options so you can make a difference for the health and resilience of our ocean.

J. Sarah Sorenson

J. Sarah Sorenson
Director, Individual Philanthropy

Annie Wilcosky

Annie Wilcosky
Manager, Individual Philanthropy

Kelsey-Anne LeBlanc

Kelsey-Anne LeBlanc
Officer, Individual Philanthropy (Northeast and Midwest)

Felipe Arencibia

Felipe Arencibia Jr.
Officer, Individual Philanthropy (Southeast)

Stephanie Ritter

Stephanie Ritter 
Officer, Individual Philanthropy (West)


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