Majority of the SECOORA Board members at the December 2016 Meeting in Charleston, South Carolina.
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.
For Board Meeting and Executive Committee Minutes, please Contact Megan Lee at email@example.com.
SECOORA Executive Committee
Chairman: Michael Crosby, Mote Marine Laboratory
Vice-Chairman: Rick DeVoe, South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium
Secretary: Jeff Copeland, WeatherFlow Inc.
Treasurer: George Maul, Florida Institute of Technology
Past Chair: Quinton White, Jacksonville University
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|
|Pat Halpin||Duke University|
|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|
|Roger Pugliese||South Atlantic Fisheries Management Council|
|Conrad Lautenbacher||GeoOptics, Inc.|
|Lisa Adams||Kennesaw State University|
|Rick DeVoe||South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium|
|George Maul||Florida Institute of Technology|
|Mitch Roffer||ROFFER’s Inc.|
|Nick Shay||University of Miami|
|Jim Murley||Miami-Dade County|