Majority of the SECOORA Board members at the SECOORA 2018 Annual 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.
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SECOORA Executive Committee
Chairman: Michael Crosby, Mote Marine Laboratory
Vice-Chairman: Michael Piehler, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Secretary: Quinton White, Jacksonville University
Treasurer: Jim Murley, Miami-Dade County
At-Large: Gary Mitchum, University of South Florida
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, 2021
|Michael Crosby||Mote Marine Lab|
|Mike Piehler||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill|
|Jeff Copeland||WeatherFlow Inc.|
|Quinton White||Jacksonville University|
|Jim Murley||Miami-Dade County|
|Gary Mitchum||University of South Florida College of Marine Science|
|Conrad Lautenbacher||GeoOptics Inc.|
|William Savidge||UGA – Skidaway Institute of Oceanography|
|Patrick Barrineau||Coastal Science& Engineering|
|Evelien VanderKloet||Ocean Tracking Network|
|Susan Lovelace||SC Sea Grant Consortium|