Elected Officials

Art Handy


“The Endangered Species Act helps so many places survive for all of us to use and to enjoy, protecting both endangered species and their neighbors as well. Funding and strong protection for this Act is critical for Rhode Island and the rest of our country!” Art Handy is a State Representative in Rhode Island’s 18th District. He has served as Chair of the House Committee on Environment and Natural Resources since 2010



Joan May


“As a community leader, it’s my job to recognize the importance of wildlife and guide policies that empower and inform citizens of its value. This is vital for our own quality of life, well being, and survival.” AJoan May is a county commissioner in San Miguel County, located in southwest Colorado.