Erin Mezgar, Director of Philanthropy
Erin Mezgar serves as Director of Philanthropy for Chesapeake Legal Alliance. Erin connects our generous supporters with CLA’s work to protect the Bay watershed and empower the people that depend on, use, and enjoy its clean waterways.
To CLA, Erin brings her previous experience generating philanthropic support for land and water preservation and advocacy. Prior to joining CLA in 2021, Erin worked with National Park Trust and National Parks Conservation Association where she cultivated philanthropic support for our National Park System. She received her B.A. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.
Erin enjoys the outdoors while hiking, camping, kayaking, and creating landscape photography. Her favorite Bay-area site is Bethany Triton Nature Park.