Audra has been with the Alliance since early 2003. She has 20 years of experience in strategy and business management, has consulted to a wide range of industries, and is active in local community affairs. She holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and Economics from Brown University. She lives in Osterville with her four children.
Eric Steinhilber - Development Director
Cape Cod native, Eric has a special understanding of what Nantucket Sound means to the Cape and Islands and how industrialization of that precious resource would be a disaster for the region. Eric holds a BA degree in political science from the University of Central Florida and is a certified Realtor. Eric resides in Hyannis with his wife and daughter.
Sandy Taylor - Executive Assistant
Sandy is a Cape resident of more than 30 years. She was long associated with Citizens Bank and its predecessor banks over the years in a variety of positions, including branch manager in South Dennis. Before joining the Alliance full-time, Sandy volunteered her time. From a family that goes back nine generations with ship captains on Cape Cod, Sandy grew up in Pennsylvania and has her undergraduate degree in biology from the University of North Carolina.
Patty Dineen - Communications Manager
Patty is a Cape resident and Realtor, who has been a longtime volunteer at the Alliance. She holds a Masters Degree in English and has taught at the Jr High, High School and Community College levels.
Buffy Pennick - Development Associate
Buffy is an ethusiastic wildlife advocate. A long time member of the Cape Cod Bird Club, where she held a variety of positions, she has joined the Alliance to help preserve the natural environment. With a Bachelors Degree in Political Science, she has a rich and diverse background, which includes her work at the Museum of Natural History as the Membership Coordinator. She resides in Harwich with her son Kane.
Craig Orsi - Social Media Administrator
Susan Nickerson - Fundraising