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There are so many great reasons to join NAMEPA

Join NAMEPA to help us advocate preserving the marine environment by promoting marine industry best practices.

Membership Benefits

  • Participation in a network of marine companies with an interest in promoting sound environmental practices
  • Collaboration with leaders in industry, government, regulatory and environmental organizations committed to preserving the marine environment
  • Access to community relations programs and educational materials advocating communities and students to be active stewards of the marine environment
  • Endorsement of your company, the marine industry, and the marine environment through leadership and participation in industry events and strategic alliances on a global basis

“Uniquely well-positioned to coordinate the initiatives required by this approach across the widest range of stakeholders within industry, government and the public at large.”

— Joe Hughes, SCB, Inc.

“An exceptional organization with members that are committed and passionate about the noblest mission of preserving and protecting the marine environment. NAMEPA and its membership will continue to be a catalyst for positive change.”

— Rob Lorigan, International Registries, Inc.

“NAMEPA is a pioneer in the maritime industry; always ahead of the times and breaking boundaries. As a company we are a proud member of NAMEPA and I am personally delighted to be able to serve on its board.”

— Marina Hadjipateras, Dorian LPG

“NAMEPA’s capacity to clearly articulate and fulfil its mission of industry-led environmental stewardship is due in no small part to its incredibly engaged and active membership. This industry engagement and collaboration is a credit to the organisation. Their proactive approach to “save our seas” is shared by their international network of MEPAs, ensuring global perspective for this monumental task. NAMEPA’s work reflects my professional endeavours as well as my personal ethos, and I am proud to serve as Treasurer.”

— Anuj ChopraVice-President – Americas, RightShip

“My involvement with NAMEPA is significant from both a personal and professional perspective. Promoting environmental stewardship is a passion because I think we have a responsibility to leave this world in slightly better condition. And NAMEPA’s mission is entirely complementary to my chosen company’s—Lloyd’s Register protects people and property.”

— Chris DesmondLloyd’s Register

“NAMEPA is that rare convergence of a shipping organization that cares about shipping and protecting the marine environment. How they educate the next generation of seafarers and ecologists is truly amazing. It’s been an honor to serve on the NAMEPA Board these past two years.”

— Joan Bondareff, Blank Rome LLP

Membership Services

  • Conferences, Seminars, and Speaker Series, provide the opportunity to meet with a wide variety of industry professionals and expand partnering with organizations on a global basis to accomplish common goals.
  • Marine Environment and Industry Education Lessons and Activities geared toward students
  • K-12 which are easily adaptable to a wide-range of settings such as in-house education, students and the public in general.
  • Extensive Social Media Outlets - promotion of the marine industry, its role in global commerce, and news of member companies through active social media programs.

Join NAMEPA to help us advocate preserving the marine environment by promoting marine industry best practices.

Our Members

FOUNDING MEMBERS

Clay Maitland
NAMEPA Founding Chairman
International Registries, Inc.

Carleen Lyden Walker
NAMEPA Executive Director
Morgan Marketing & Communications

LIFETIME MEMBERS

Blank Rome Maritime

Morgan Marketing and Communications

Clay Maitland

Eagle Bulk Shipping, Inc.
Director Emeritus: Sophocles Zoullas

Nicky Pappadakis

SeaGroup, Inc.

 

CORPORATE MEMBERS

ASSOCIATIONS/ACADEMIC PARTNERS

Alaska Institute of Technology

Alaska SeaLife Center

American Salvage Association

American Waterways Operators

Astoria Park Alliance

BIMCO

Boys & Girls Clubs of America

California Coastal Commission

Chamber of Shipping of America

CLF (Conservation Law Foundation)

Connecticut Marine Trades Association (CMTA)

Connecticut Maritime Association (CMA)

Consortium for Ocean Science Exploration and Engagement (COSEE)

Cruise Lines Intl Association 

Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)

Florida Aquarium

Glazer Children’s Museum

Green Marine

Houston Maritime Museum

Houston Pilots

Inter-American Committee on Ports (OAS-CIP)

INTERCARGO

International Maritime Organization (IMO)

International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation, LTD (ITOPF)

INTERTANKO

LSM Lead Program, MD

MARAD

Marine Society of the City of New York

Mexico Pilots Association

National Geographic

National Marine Educator’s Association (NMEA)

National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA)

New England Ocean Action Network (NEOAN)

New England Ocean Science Education Collaborative (NEOSEC)

New England Science and Sailing (NESS)

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC)

North American Maritime Ministry Association (NAMMA)

Norwalk Maritime Aquarium

NOAA / National Marine Sanctuaries

Ocean Conservancy

One More Generation (OneLessStraw Campaign)

Patagonia, Westport CT

PortFest Baltimore

Restore America’s Estuaries

Sailors for Sea

San Mateo County Harbor District

Sea Partners

Soundwaters

Southeastern New England Marine Educators (SENEME)

Tall Ships America

Teach Fleet

The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Transport Canada

US Coast Guard

US Coast Guard Auxiliary

US Power Squadrons

Waterfront Alliance

Westerly Recreation Department

Western Dredging Association

West Gulf Maritime Association

Wildlife Conservation Society

Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA)

MARITIME ACADEMIES/SCHOOLS:

Boston School International (BSI)

Bridgeport Regional Aquaculture Science and Technology Education Center (BRASTEC)

California State University Maritime Academy (Cal Maritime)

Columbia University

Escuela Nautica de Veracruz

Fairfield Ludlowe High School (FLHS)

Gaithersburg High School (GHS)

Great Lakes Maritime Academy

Maine Maritime Academy

Maritime Academy Charter School (MACHS)

Massachusetts Maritime Academy (Mass Maritime)

New York Harbor School

Stephen P. Austin Senior High School

SUNY Maritime College

Syracuse University

Texas A&M Maritime Academy

University of Houston – Center for Logistics & Transportation Policy

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

Wakeman Southport Keystone Club

Wakeman Southport Torch Club

NAMEPA HAS BEEN ENDORSED BY:

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