Advisory Board

Photo courtesy of NOAAThe NERRS Science Collaborative is supported by an Advisory Board, comprised of collaborative and estuarine experts and NERRS representatives. The Advisory Board provides program advice on issues such as overall program direction, refinement of funding priorities, and program evaluation. The Board membership is deliberately diverse, with members from all over the country and convenes once a year.

Dr. Bill Crowell
Director, Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership
Term: 2017-2019

Sarah Falkowski
Education Coordinator, Rookery Bay NERR
Term: 2017-2019

Dr. Robinson (Wally) Fulweiler
Associate Professor of Earth & Environment and Biology & Director of BU Marine Program, Boston University
Term: 2017-2019

Kristen Goodrich
Coastal Training Program Coordinator, Tijuana River NERR
Term: 2017-2019

Joelle Gore
Office for Coastal Management, NOAA
Term: 2017-2019

Dr. Ayesha Gray
Reserve Manager, Grand Bay NERR
Term: 2017-2019

John King
Acting Chief, Business Operations Division, Office of Coastal Management, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Term: 2015-2019

Dr. James Morris
Professor of Biological and Marine Sciences, University of South Carolina
Term: 2017-2019

Dr. Jennifer Plunket
Stewardship Coordinator, North Inlet-Winyah Bay NERR
Term: 2017-2019

Josie Quintrell
Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS) Association
Term: 2017-2019

Dr. Shon Schooler
Research Coordinator, Lake Superior NERR
Term: 2017-2019

Tonna-Marie Surgeon-Rogers
Coastal Training Program Coordinator, Waquoit Bay NERR
Term: 2017-2019

Dr. Heather Triezenberg
Michigan Sea Grant
Term: 2017-2019

Dr. Jim Vasslides
Barnegat Bay Partnership
Term: 2017-2019

Dr. Shelby Walker
Oregon Sea Grant
Term: 2017-2019