About Us

Mission and Vision

Keep Nassau Beautiful (KNB) is charitable and educational for the purpose of educating citizens in ways of improving the community’s appearance. To achieve this purpose, we:

  • Establish and maintain a continuing litter control program utilizing the Keep America Beautiful System, a behavioral approach to changing attitudes and habits about proper solid waste handling.
  • Investigate, study, develop and propose plans to bring about community appearance improvements for the beautification of Nassau County.
  • Promote the public interest in the maintenance of a clean and beautiful environment.

Board of Directors

Steven Gibb

Mike Cole
Chair Elect

Jean Mauldin

Kelley McCarter

Brandy Carvalho
Board Member

Valerie Feinberg
Board Member

Paul Lore
Board Member

Ashley Powell
Board Member

Shelly Rawls
Board Member

Margo Story
Board Member

Janet Vining
Board Member

Kay O’Rourke
Ex-Officio Board Member

Sheila Page
Ex-Officio Board Member

Barbara Rathmell
Ex-Officio Board Member

Lynda Bell
Executive Director

Julie (Jules) Ruppel
Program Manager

Not-for-Profit Corporation

Keep Nassau Beautiful, Inc. is a registered not-for-profit 501(c) 3 corporation. All contributions are tax deductible in accordance with IRS rulings. A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling 1-800-435-7352.