Pete Stauffer

Pete Stauffer

Environmental Director

Splitting his time between Portland, OR and San Clemente, CA, Pete leads a dynamic team of national and regional staff as our Environmental Director. He’s responsible for managing our advocacy efforts in the US to protect our ocean, waves and beaches through advancing ocean protection, coastal preservation, clean water and beach access. In addition to his work here at Surfrider, Pete is an active supporter and volunteer with other ocean protection groups and he enjoys hiking, surfing, windsurfing and hanging out with his dog Bailey.