NERACOOS Board of Directors

The NERACOOS Board of Directors, established with appointments from the New England Sea Grant Programs, the Northeast Regional Ocean Council (NROC), and the Northeast Academic Consortium (NEAC), governs the work of the regional association. The first board meeting was held on November 13, 2008. The NERACOOS Bylaws were adopted in November 2008.

Officers
John Trowbridge, President
Philip Trowbridge, Vice President
Rhonda Moniz, Secretary
Chris Williams, Treasurer

Committees
Executive Committee - John Trowbridge, Philip Trowbridge, Rhonda Moniz, and Chris Williams
Finance Committee - Janet Freedman, John Trowbridge, and Chris Williams
Nominating Committee - Regina Lyons, Rhonda Moniz, and Jason Goldstein
Terms of Reference

 

NERACOOS Board of Directors
(as of November 2020)

Board Member

Position

Institution

 

Term Expiration

Alternate

Larry Alade

Director

NOAA Northeast Fisheries Science Center

Non-Voting

2023

 

Nicole Bartlett

Director

NOAA/North Atlantic Regional Collaboration Team

Non-Voting

2023

Paula Fratantoni

Todd Callaghan

Director

Massachusetts Coastal Zone Management

NROC

2021

 

Pamela DiBona

Director

Massachusetts Bays National Estuary Program

Other

2022

 

Diane Foster

Director

University of New Hampshire

Other

2023

 

Shayla Fitzsimmons

Director

Canadian Integrated Ocean Observing System

Other

2023

 

Janet Freedman

Director

Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council

Other

2021

 

Jason Goldstein

Director

Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve

Other

2022

 

Dave Hebert

Director

Bedford Institute of Oceanography

NEAC

2022

 

Regina Lyons

Director

Environmental Protection Agency

Non-Voting

2022

Matt Liebman

Rhonda Moniz

Secretary, 2022

Woods Hole Group

Other

2022

 

Todd Morrison

Director

Woods Hole Group

Other

2022

 

Kevin O'Brien

Director CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection NROC 2023  

Andy Pershing

Director

Gulf of Maine Research Institute

Other

2021

 

Tom Pham

Director

MMA Center for Renewable and Responsible Energy

Other

2022

 

Thomas Taylor

Director

Cooke Aquaculture, Inc.

Other

2021

Jon Grant

David Townsend

Director

University of Maine

NEAC

2021

Andrew Thomas

John Trowbridge

President, 2021

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

NEAC

2021

Aleck Wang

Philip Trowbridge

Vice President, 2021

NH Department of Environmental Services

NROC

2021

 

David Ullman

Director

University of Rhode Island

NEAC

2023

 

Michael Whitney

Director

University of Connecticut

NEAC

2021

 

Christian Williams

Treasurer, 2022

NH Department of Environmental Services

NROC

2022

Ted Diers

Carl Wilson

Director

Maine Department of Marine Resources

NROC

2021

 

Board Meeting Minutes

2020
March 3, 2020 | June 10, 2020 | August 20, 2020

2019
March 7, 2019 | May 21, 2019 | August 22, 2019 
December 6, 2019

2018
February 22, 2018 | May 30, 2018 | August 22, 2018 
| December 5, 2018

2017
March 6, 2017 | May 22, 2017 | August 23, 2017 | December 6, 2017

2016
March 4, 2016 | May 25, 2016 | August 15, 2016 | December 6, 2016

2015
February 24, 2015 
| May 19, 2015 | August 19, 2015 | December 9, 2015

2014
February 19, 2014 | May 29, 2014 | August 21, 2014 | December 3, 2014

2013
February 13, 2013 
| May 8, 2013 | August 21, 2013 | December 4, 2013

2012
February 8, 2012 | May 22, 2012 | August 11, 2012 | December 4, 2012

2011
February 24, 2011 
| May 10, 2011 | August 16, 2011 | November 28, 2011

2010
February 8, 2010 | May 3, 2010 | August 23, 2010 | November 29, 2010

2009
February 20, 2009 
| May 13, 2009 | August 31, 2009 | November 13, 2009

2008
August 12, 2008 | November 13, 2008