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Officers and Committees

SFS Operations Manual (pdf)

Executive Committee

President Emily Bernhardt
Vice President Steve Thomas
Past-President Matt Whiles
President-Elect Colden Baxter
Vice President-Elect Amy Marcarelli
Treasurer Mike Swift
Secretary Sally Entrekin

Board of Directors

Chair (President) Emily Bernhardt
Vice President Steve Thomas
Past-President Matt Whiles
Past-Vice President Emma Rosi-Marshall
President-Elect Colden Baxter
Vice President-Elect Amy Marcarelli
Treasurer Mike Swift
Secretary Sally Entrekin
Academic Rep. Walter Dodds
Early Career Rep. Natalie Griffiths
Non-Academic Rep. Stuart Findley
International Delegate Angus Webb
Student Resources Committee Joanna Blaszczak
Publications Committee Chuck Hawkins
Chair Finance Committee Kim Haag

Finance

Chair Kim Haag
Members Mike Swift
Irwin Polls
Matt Whiles
Emily Bernhardt
Colden Baxtor
Betsy Colburn
Anna Hamilton

Board of Trustees of the Endowment

Chair Stuart Findlay
Members Emily Bernhardt
Wil Wollheim
Scott Wissinger
Robert Creed
Mike Swift
Kim Haag
Jen Folstad-Shah

Elections and Place

Chair Matt Whiles
Past President Dave Strayer
Members Krista Capps
Michelle Evans-White
Amy Burgin
Joy Brisighella

Awards Selection

Chair Colden Baxter (President-Elect)
Excellence and Distinguished Service
Chair Emma Rosi-Marshall
Members Randy FUller
Dave Strayer
Matt Whiles
Caryn Vaughn
Bob Naiman
Environmental Stewardship
Chair Michelle Hornberger
Members Matt Whiles
Chris Peterson
Laura Taylor
Ron Griffiths (SPS, 2016)
Hynes Award for new Investigators
Chair Amy Marcarelli
Members Angus McIntosh
Sue Eggert
Wyatt Cross
Julian Olden
Dan Allen
Student Presentation
Chair Peggy Morgan

Long-Range Planning

Chair Nick Aumen
Members Steve Francoeur
Tom Arsuffi
Judy Li
Melissa Martin
Jen Tank
Eugenia Marti
Andrea Encalada
Petra Kranzfelder

ANNUAL MEETING

Co-Chair Mike Paul
Members Marcelo Ardon
Ann Hershey
Julie Demeester
Daven Pinrose
Bobb Hall
Brad Taylor
JoAnna Blaszczak
Natalie Griffiths

President
Matt Whiles (Southern Illinois University)

Conference Planner/Meeting Manager:
USU Conference Services
Joy Brisighella, CMP

Publications

Chair Chuck Hawkins
Members Sally Entrekin
Seth Wenger
David Buchwalter
Nick Aumen
Ayesha Burdett
Deb Finn (Newsletter Editor)
Pamela Silver (Journal Editor)
Irwin Polls
Mark Wetzel (Literature Review Editor)
Ryan Hill (Web Editor) -
webeditor@freshwater-science.org

Freshwater Science Editorial

Journal Editor Pamela Silver
Business Manager Irwin Polls
Editorial Assistant Sheila Storms
Associate Editors The current list of Associate Editors can be viewed at The University of Chicago Press website for Freshwater Science.
Bulletin Debb Finn (Newsletter Editor)
Literature Review Mark Wetzel
Bridges Editors Ashley Moerke
Allison Roy
Sally Entrekin
Book Review Editor Ernest F. Benfield

WebSITE EDITORIAL SUBCOMMITTEE

Chair - Web Editor Ryan Hill
Members Patina Mendez
Becky Bixby
Ayesha Burdett
Keysa Rosas (Classifieds) - classifieds@freshwater-science.org
Chuch Hawkins

Public Information and Publicity

Chair Becky Bixby
Members Ayesha Burdett (co-chair) - Outreach publications
Debra Finn (Newletter Editor)
Troy Keller (SPC Liaison)
Carri LeRoy (EDC Liaison)
Ryan Hill (Web Editor)
Sherri Johnson
Julie Zimmerman
Eric Moody (Making Waves Podcast)
Jenny Paul (SRC Representative)
Timonthy Cline (Making Waves Podcast)
Jennifer Follstad-Shah (Benthos News Editor)

Constitutional Revision

Chair Fred Benfield
Members Sarah Roley
David Strayer
Jeff Muehlbauer
 

Student Resources

Co-Chairs Jessica Fulgoni and Darrin Hunt
Members Joanna Blaszczak (BOD Representative)
Martha Dee (Silent Book Auction)
Brittany Hanrahan (Live Auction)
Lauren Koenig (SRC Workshop)
Andrew Sanders (Student-Mentor Mixer)
Shannon Speir (Merchandise)
Sophia Bonjour (Undergraduate Awards)
Natasha Wingerter (Social Media Manager)
Andrew Sanders (Education & Diversity)
Megan Fork (Local Coordinator)

Taxonomic Certification

Co-Chairs Bern Sweeney
John Morse
Members Jim Glover
Gary Lester
Scott Miller
Richard Mitchell
Barry Poulton
James (Sam) Stribling
Stephanie Strachan
Mark Wetzel
David Walters

Technical Issues

Co-Chairs Sean Sullivan
Rebecca Winterringer
Members Erin Smith
Michelle Hornberger
Molli Newman
Steve Beaty
Kristen Pavlik
Mark Wetzel
Jerry Jacobi
Steve McMurray
Quenton Tuckett
Irwin Polls

Science and Policy

Chair Mike Paul
Members Evan Hornig
Sandra M. Clinton
John Olson
Betsy Colburn
Bruce Vondracek
Than Hitt
Bob Hughes
Dan Auerbach
Jeff Ostermiller
Susan Davies
Jason Taylor
Ron Griffiths

International Coordination

Co-Chairs Blanca Rios (Eduador)
Alonso Ramirez (Puerto Rico)
Members Ivan Arismendi (Chile)
Mark Gessner (Germany)
Michael T. Monaghan (Germany)
Yushun Chen (USA)
Masaru Sakai (Japan)
Len Ferrington (USA)
Alexander Milner (UK)
Daniel von Schiller (Spain)
John Morse (USA)
Tim Moulton (Brazil)
Piet F.M. Verdonschot (Netherland)
Sylvester Ogbogu (Nigeria)
Thibault Datry (France)
Scott Larned (New Zealand)
Mario Brauns (Germany)
Sonja Jaehnig (Germany)
Marco Cantonati (Italy)

Conservation and Environmental Issues

Chair Eric Strauss
Members Jennifer Lynch
Ed DeWalt
David J. Berg
Chris Peterson
John Wallace
Tom Arsuffi
Nick Aumen
Barry Baldigo
Susanna Decelles
Ken Fritz
Michael Griffith
Donna Kashian
Stephen McMurray
Bill Perry
Karen Gaines
Steve Rier
Salley Entrekin
Robert Stelzer
William Thoeny

Education and Diversity

Chair Checo Colon-Gaud
Members Peter Levi
Kevin Wyatt
Alicia Slater
Pat Edwards
Roger Haro
Lisa Kunza
Pete Cadmus
Randy Fuller
Timothy Hoellein
Judith Li
Tamara Slus
Mike Peterson
Carla Atkinson
Krista Capps
Patina Mendez
Petra Kranzfelder

Sponsorship & Development

Co-Chairs Al Steinman
Lucinda Johnson
Members C.J. Geraci
Bern Sweeney
Nick Aumen
Dave Penrose (Raliegh Meeting)
Jim Heffernan (Raliegh Meeting)
Krista Capps (INSTARS)
Bill McDowell
Jack Stanford

Early Career Development

Chair Natalie Griffiths
Members Erin Hotchkiss
Ashley Helton
Meryl Mims
Jeff Muelbauer
Zacchaius Compson
PJ Torres

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