James Wheaton, President of the Environmental Law Foundation; Berkeley, California. Wheaton runs a Free Speech Legal clinic at UC Berkeley and teaches Journalism Law at both UC Berkeley and Stanford. He is a former River Network Board member, former Chair of Friends of the River, and a founder of the Public Trust Project. Wheaton was the lead counsel in the Scott public trust case; counsel in the SF BayKeeper case. Wheaton is a trained whitewater rafting guide.