Board Members

Elliott Ruga

Elliott Ruga is the Policy and Communications Director for the NJ Highlands Coalition, a statewide environmental advocacy NGO. Previously Ruga worked in production and broadcast operations at NBC in New York where he was awarded two Emmys for technical achievement, for the broadcasts of the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul and the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona. Ruga received a BA from Rutgers University. As the NJ Highlands Coalition is a true coalition of over 100 member organizations, Ruga brings to the organization experience in issue advocacy, outreach & communications, and knowledge of the structure and operations of a non-profit corporation.