On Friday, September 16, 2011, Secretary Ken Salazar appointed six new members, and reappointed eight current members to the seventh convening Invasive Species Advisory Committee (ISAC). NISC is pleased to present the members of the seventh convening ISAC among whom is the author of this blog: [http://www.invasivespecies.gov/home_documents/isac_class7.html]
Peter Alpert, Ph.D.
University of Massachusetts
Patrick Burch (New)
Earl Chilton, II, Ph.D.
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Joseph DiTomaso, Ph.D. (Reappointed)
University of California, Davis
Otto Doering, III, Ph.D. (Reappointed)
Susan Ellis (reappointed)
California Department of Fish and Game
Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association
Maine Department of Agriculture
(Representing National Plant Board)
Bonnie Harper-Lore (New)
Private Invasive Species Consultant
National Conference of State Legislatures
University of North Dakota
Colorado Department of Agriculture
Susan Kedzie (New)
Leech Lake Band Of Ojibwe
Defenders of Wildlife
University of Texas at Arlington N. Marshall Meyers (New)
Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council
Edward L. Mills, Ph.D. (Reappointed)
Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission
Jamie K. Reaser, Ph.D.
The Nature Conservancy
Celia Smith, Ph.D.
University of Hawaii
David E. Starling, D.V.M. (Reapponted)
Aqueterinary Services, P.C.
Nathan Stone, Ph.D. (Reappointed)
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
John Peter Thompson
Maryland Nursery and Landscape Association
Save the Bay
Robert Van Steenwyck, Ph.D. (New)
University of California, Berkeley
Jennifer Vollmer, Ph.D.
Damon E. Waitt, Ph.D. (Reappointed)
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
University of Texas at Austin
Robert H. Wiltshire (Reappointed)
Invasive Species Action Network
(Representing the Federation of Fly Fishers)