Renée Brecht

Director of Outreach

Renée Brecht of Greenwich, New Jersey is the Partnership for the Delaware Estuary’s Director of Outreach. She  manages a team of five executives who lead environmental education projects, programs, and events. These initiatives further a collaborative 10-year action plan in Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.

Brecht last served as Associate Director of Marketing and Economic Development for the Cumberland County Improvement Authority in New Jersey. She also spent nearly three years as the American Littoral Society’s Program Director for its Delaware Bayshore Office in Millville, New Jersey. Before that, she spent five years as Associate Director of Citizens United to Protect the Maurice River and Its Tributaries, which is also located in Millville.

Brecht is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of South Dakota. She holds dual master certificates in Project Management and Project Management IS/IT from Villanova University. She also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science from Bethany University.

To contact Brecht, please call (302) 655-4990, extension 105, or email

(Image credit: Shaun Bailey)