The role of the Board of Directors is to guide overall policy direction for the SECOORA enterprise, ensure staffing of Policy Committees, elect SECOORA officers, maintain a high quality of Board performance, review SECOORA finances, and report Board activities to the general membership. Specific roles and responsibilities related to attendance, policy and planning, membership and voting, committee activities, SECOORA personnel, and budget are described in the by-laws.
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SECOORA Executive Committee
Chairman: Quinton White, Jacksonville University
Vice-Chairman: Rick DeVoe, South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium
Secretary: Peter Hamilton, Leidos, Inc.
Treasurer: George Maul, Florida Institute of Technology
At-Large: Jeff Copeland, WeatherFlow Inc.
SECOORA Board Members
Board Members serve three year terms. Terms are staggered and annual elections are held at the SECOORA’s Annual Meeting in May.
Board of Directors as of July 1, 2016
|Michael Crosby||Mote Marine Lab|
|Peter Hamilton||Leidos, Inc.|
|Jim Nelson||Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, University of Georgia|
|Ruoying He||North Carolina State University|
|Robert Weisberg||University of South Florida|
|Jeff Copeland||WeatherFlow Inc.|
|Marcel Reichert||South Carolina Department of Natural Resources|
|Quinton White||Jacksonville University|
|Tim Short||SRI International, St. Petersburg|
|Bill Hogarth||Florida Institute of Oceanography|
|Lisa Adams||Kennesaw State University|
|Lynn Leonard||University of North Carolina, Wilmington|
|Rick DeVoe||South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium|
|George Maul||Florida Institute of Technology|
|Mitch Roffer||ROFFER’s Inc.|