Officers & STAFF

Jillian De Gezelle, Ph.D.
Executive Director

Lais Chaves, Ph.D.
Deputy Director

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Jessica Peak, M.Sc.
Secretary/Treasurer

Elizabeth McGinty, Ph.D.
Treasurer

Joao Feitosa, Ph.D.
Chief Editor -  Tropicalis Magazine

David Carson, B.A., Dip.Writ.
Communications Coordinator  

 


Consortium

Judith Bakker, Ph.D.(c) - Marine ecology; marine protected areas; shark fisheries.
Holly Border, M.A. - Anthropology; environmental education; ethnobotany.
Lais Chaves, Ph.D. - Fish ecology; invasive species; marine ecology.
Inga Conti-Jerpe, Ph.D.(c) - Marine ecology; biology; coral biogeochemistry.
Jonathan Cowart, Ph.D. Student - Marine mammals; marine ecology; 
Jillian De Gezelle, Ph.D. - Ethnobotany; ethnomedicine; tropical forest ecology
Joao Feitosa, Ph.D. - Fisheries; fish ecology; marine ecology.
Cameron Field, J.D. - Environmental law; environmental studies; international studies.
Melissa Gonzalez, M.S. - Fish ecology; invasive species; marine ecology.
Stephanie Green, Ph.D. - Fish ecology; invasive species; marine ecology.
Tremaine Gregory, Ph.D. - Canopy ecology; forest ecology; primatology.
Laura Hepting, M.Sc. - International studies; community development; education.
Mary Colleen Hannon, Ph.D. Student - Marine ecology; Benthic invertebrate biology
Valeri Lapacek, Ph.D. Student - Benthic invertebrates; marine ecology; microbiology.
Elizabeth McGinty, Ph.D. - Benthic invertebrates; marine ecology; microbiology.
Kelly Nordin, Ph.D.(abd) - Science education; marine ecology; curriculum development.
Thomas Okey, Ph.D. - Marine ecology; climate change; fisheries.
Carlos Ormond, Ph.D.  - International studies; marine ecology; science education.
Jessica Peak, M.Sc. - Botany; ethnobotany; evolutionary biology.
Jennifer Pinette, M.A. - Marine conservation; coastal communities; climate change.
José Policarpo, Ph.D. - Fisheries; fish ecology; marine ecology.
Josephine Quiocho, M.A., CNC - Agriculture; food safety; health education.
David Felipe Rodriguez Mora, B.Sc. - Botany; chemistry; ethnobotany.
James J. Roper, Ph.D. - Animal behaviour; ornithology; tropical ecology.
Stephanie Smith, M.P.S. - Botany; ethnobotany; forest ecology.
Bryce Watts, B.A. - Anthropology; ethnobotany; traditional ecological knowledge.
Adara Tehani Withers, M.S. - Invasive species; island biogeography; ornithology.