JoAnn Messina, Executive Director

JoAnn MessinaJoAnn is the Executive Director of the Greenwich Tree Conservancy beginning with its incorporation in January 2007. Early in her career, JoAnn Messina held a variety of positions in the Judiciary, starting in the Second Circuit, Court of Appeals in New York City and culminating as a Court Administrator in three rural counties in northwest New Jersey. Incorporating the knowledge gained in the public sector Ms. Messina began operating a family business, Sound Shore Indoor Tennis, in 1990 and remained there until 2004.


She formerly served as:

  • Chair, Selectmen’s Parking and Traffic Committee
  • Member, State Vegetation Management Task Force
  • Member, Selectman’s Nominations Advisory Committee
  • Co-Facilitator of the Downtown Greenwich Consensus Group
  • Vice President, League of Women Voters of CT
  • President, League of Women Voters of Greenwich
  • Member, United Way Planning Council
  • Natural Resources Director, League of Women Voters of CT

JoAnn holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Union College in Political Science, Masters of Science in Judicial Administration from the University of Denver School of Law and is a Fellow to the Institute of Court Management. She is a Greenwich resident of over 20 years.

Contact Information:

JoAnn Messina, Executive Director
Phone: 203 622-7380