Newport Beach Chapter

Contact Us

54th Street, Newport Beach. Photo by Austin Neill


The Surfrider Foundation is a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of our world’s oceans, waves, and beaches. The Newport Beach Chapter of Surfrider was founded in 1999 with a focus on water quality education and activism.

our team
Michelle Giron, Chair
John Wadsworth, Vice Chair
Vacant, Volunteer Coordinator
Shellsy Ashen, Secretary
Dudley Tabakin, Treasurer
Alex Kim, Web
Email Addresses:
For Information about beach cleanups, volunteering, and corporate events, contact John Wadsworth and Michelle Giron
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For general inquiries, contact Michelle Giron
Mailing Address:
Surfrider Foundation – Newport Beach Chapter, PO Box 12754, Newport Beach, CA 92658