Crawfish Toad, Lithobates areolata, photo by Steve Beaupre

Committees

This page contains the list of committees for the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists. The individual committees are presented in an accordion.

Officers:

  • Adania Flemming (Chair) - aflemming [at] flmnh.ufl.edu
  • Helen Plylar (Chair-Elect) - plylar [at] aggiemail.usu.edu
  • Whitney Walkowski (Secretary) - wwalko [at] lsuhsc.edu
  • Katheryn Boole (Web Coordinator) - kboole [at] ufl.edu
  • Adania Flemming (Travel Award Coordinator) - aflemming [at] ufl.edu
  • Jaime Smith (JMIH Liaison) - twig818 [at] gmail.com
  • Cody Godwin (International Liaison) - codydg1dwin [at] gmail.com

Book Raffle Committee:

  • Florence Wen (Co-Chair) - florence.wen [at] selu.edu
  • Lindy Muse (Co-Chair) - lindy.muse [at] selu.edu
  • Kearstin Findley - kearstin.findley [at] selu.edu
  • Brooke Perrera - brooke.perrera [at] selu.edu

Conservation Committee Representatives:

  • Cody Godwin - codydg1dwin [at] gmail.com
  • Alejandro Grajal
  • Kelly Hoyer - kxh40910 [at] ucmo.edu

Early Career Award Committee (Preliminary):

  • Allie Litmer - arlitmer [at] uark.edu
  • Helen Plylar - plylar [at] aggiemail.usu.edu
  • Florence Wen - florence.wen [at] selu.edu

Long Range Planning and Policy Committee Representatives:

  • Jennifer Gardner - jgardn92 [at] uw.edu
  • Alejandro Grajal

Social Committee:

  • Kearstin Findley (Coordinator) - kearstin.findley [at] selu.edu
  • Erin Schwarzbach - eschwarzbach [at] my.apsu.edu

Workshop Committee:

  • Allison Litmer (Chair) - arlitmer [at] uark.edu
  • Lindy Muse - lindy.muse [at] selu.edu
  • Florence Wen - florence.wen [at] selu.edu

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Frank McCormick (co-chair) asihcons [at] gmail.com
  • Brian Todd (co-chair) - btodd [at] ucdavis.edu
  • Jonathan Baskin - jnbaskin [at] pacbell.net
  • Todd Campbell - tcampbell [at] ut.edu
  • Barry Chernoff - Bchernoff [at] wesleyan.edu
  • Matthew Craig - matthewcraig4 [at] gmail.com
  • Anna George - alg [at] tnaqua.org
  • David Green - david.m.green [at] mcgill.ca
  • Pat Gregory - viper [at] uvic.ca
  • Gene Helfman - genehelfman [at] gmail.com

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Mariangeles Arce (co-chair) - m.arce [at] drexel.edu
  • Rayna Bell (co-chair) - bellrc [at] si.edu
  • Anat Belasen
  • Adania Flemming
  • Kimberly Foster
  • Michael Franklin
  • Christopher Martinez
  • Rocky Parker
  • Adela Roa-Varon
  • Beck Wehrle
  • Molly Womack

(updated 2019-09-02)

  • Michael Pauers (Chair) - mjpauers [at] gmail.com
  • Sara Ruane (Co-Chair) - sararuane [at] gmail.com
  • Carol Johnston
  • Steve Kimble

(updated 2018-12-20)

  • Adam Summers (co-chair 2017-2022) - fishguy [at] uw.edu
  • David Hillis (co-chair 2018-2023) - dhillis [at] austin.utexas.ed
  • Melissa Pilgrim (2017-2022)
  • Catherine Malone (2019-2024)
  • Fran Irish (2017-2022)
  • Margaret Neighbors (2015-2020)

(Updated 2020-01-07)

  • Chris Beachy (President) - christopher.beachy [at] selu.edu
  • Kassi Cole (Past President) - colek [at] hawaii.edu
  • Brian Crother (Prior Past President) - brian.crother [at] selu.edu
  • Prosanta Chakrabarty (Secretary) - asihsec [at] outlook.com
  • Frank McCormick (President-Elect) fhm.usfs [at] gmail.com
  • Leo Smith (editor)
  • Mark Sabaj (Secretary Designate)
  • David Hillis (co-chair ENFC)
  • Katherine Maslenikov (Treasurer)
  • Robert Espinoza (LRPP Co-Chair)
  • Deanna Stouder (LRPP Co-Chair)
  • Adam Summers (co-chair ENFC)

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Sara Ruane (2018-2020) - sara.ruane [at] rutgers.edu
  • Nancy Karraker (2019-2021)

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Maureen A. Donnelly (2018-2020)- maureen.a.donnelly [at] gmail.com
  • Emily Taylor (2019-2021)
  • Sara Ruane (2020-2022) - sara.ruane [at] rutgers.edu

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Christopher Parkinson (Chair) -  viper [at] clemson.edu        
  • Jennifer Deitloff
  • Matthew Gifford
  • Sean Graham
  • Alan Savitzky
  • David Steen

(updated 2018-12-24)

  • David G. Smith (Chair) - smithd [at] si.edu
  • Inci Bowman
  • Eric Hilton
  • Vic Hutchison
  • Susan Walls
  • Gregory Watkins-Colwell

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Gregory Watkins-Colwell (Chair) – gregory.watkins-colwell [at] yale.edu
  • Sarah Huber (Co-Chair) – skhuber [at] vims.edu
  • Kate Bemis (Student Representative) – kebemis [at] vims.edu
  • Jennifer Gardner (Student Representative) – jgardn92 [at] uw.edu
  • Adania Flemming
  • Andrew Williston
  • Andy Bentley
  • Ben Frable
  • Bill Lindt
  • Calder Atta
  • Caleb McMahan
  • Casey Dillman
  • Coleman Sheehy
  • Cristina Cox Fernandes
  • Cynthia Klepadlo
  • Dave Catania
  • David L. Auth
  • David Werneke
  • Diane Pitassy
  • Emily DeArmon
  • Emily McFarland
  • Eric Hilton
  • Esther Langan
  • H. J. Walker, Jr.
  • Jessa Watters
  • Jonathan Huie
  • Jose Rosado
  • Justin Mann
  • Karsten Hartel
  • Katherine Maslenikov
  • Katie Boole
  • Ken Thompson
  • Kevin Swagel
  • Kirsten E. Nicholson
  • Lauren Scheinberg
  • Leroy Nunez
  • Mariangeles Arce H.
  • Mark Sabaj
  • Marta Gomez-Buckley
  • Meredith Mahoney
  • Norma Salcedo
  • Randy Singer
  • Rick Feeney
  • Sam Ghods
  • Sara Cartwright
  • Susan Mochel
  • Worth Pugh
  • Zach Randall

(updated 2019-07-31)

  • Phil Harris (Chair) - pharris [at] ua.edu
  • Nate Frassen
  • Mike Heithaus
  • Edie Marsh-Matthews
  • Frank McCormick
  • Alexandra Snyder

(updated 2018-12-24)

  • Larry Page (Chair) lpage1 [at] ufl.edu
  • Kate Bemis            
  • Bruce Collette
  • Lloyd Findley
  • Carter Gilbert
  • Karsten Hartel
  • Robert Lea
  • Nicolas Mandrak
  • Margaret Neighbors
  • Ross Robertson
  • Juan Jacobo Schmitter-Soto
  • HJ Walker

(updated 2018-12-24)

  • Brian Sidlauskus (2018-2020) - Brian.Sidlauskas [at] oregonstate.edu
  • John Lundberg (2019-2021)
  • Adam Summers (2020-2022)

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Robert Espinoza - robert.e.espinoza [at] csun.edu
  • Deanna Stouder - deanna [at] execvisionvalue.com
  • Eric Hilton - ehilton [at] vims.edu
  • Rocky Parker - mrockwellparker [at] gmail.com
  • Margaret Neighbors - mneighbors [at] prodigy.net
  • Larry Allen - larry.allen [at] csun.edu

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Whitney Anthonysamy (2019-2020)
  • Chris Martinez (2019-2021)
  • Rayna Bell (2020-2022)

(formerly Mid-Career Award,  updated 2020-02-20)

  • Henry Mushinsky (Chair) - mushinsk [at] usf.edu
  • Marlis Douglas (Co-Chair)
  • Kyle Piller

(updated 2018-12-20)

  • Luke Tournabene - luke.tornabene [at] gmail.com
  • Mollie F. Cashner
  • Mark Peterson
  • Kelsey E. Reider
  • Kassi Cole (ex officio)

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • W. Leo Smith (Chair) - copeiaeditor [at] gmail.com
  • Catherine R. Bevier
  • Donald G. Buth
  • Matthew T. Craig
  • Matthew P. Davis
  • Robert E. Espinoza
  • Matthew G. Girard
  • Terry Grande
  • Jacob Kerby
  • Cynthia Klepadlo
  • Michael J. Lannoo
  • Jacqueline Litzgus
  • Karen Martin
  • Jay W. Orr
  • Roberto Reis
  • Dustin Siegel
  • Katie Smith
  • Joel Snodgrass
  • Bryan Stuart
  • Luke Tornabene
  • Jacqueline F. Webb

(updated 2019-01-03)

  • Rebecca E Johansen (2018-2020) - johansenr [at] apsu.edu
  • Misty Paig-Tran (2019-2021) - empaig-tran [at] fullerton.edu
  • Mollie Cashner (2020-2022)

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • American Elasmobranch Society
    Charles "Chip" Cotton - ccotton [at] fsu.edu
  • American Fisheries Society
    Marlis R. Douglas - mrd1 [at] uark.edu
  • American Institute of Biological Sciences
    Alan Savitzky - savitzky [at] usu.edu
  • BioOne
    Alan Savitzky - savitzky [at] usu.edu
  • Herpetologist' League
    Alan Savitzky - savitzky [at] usu.edu
  • Natural Science Collections Alliance
    Larry M. Page - lpage1 [at] ufl.edu
  • Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections
    Randy Singer - rsinger [at] flmnh.ufl.edu
  • Society for Study of Amphibiams and Reptiles
    Alan Savitzky - savitzky [at] usu.edu

(updated 2019-01-03)

  • Ai Nonaka
  • Harry Green
  • Dave Johnson
  • Luke Tornabene
  • Melanie Stiassny (2018-2020)
  • Karsten Hartel (2019-2021)
  • Hank Bart (2020-2022)

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Eric Hilton (Chair) - ehilton [at] vims.edu
  • Michael Douglas (2019-2021)
  • Kyle Piller (2020-2022)

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Katherine Maslenikov (2018-2020)
  • Meredith Mahoney (2019-2021)
  • Sarah Huber (2020-2022)

(updated 2020-01-07)

  • Brian Crother (Co-Chair) - brian.crother [at] selu.edu
  • Jackie Web (Co-Chair) - jacqueline_webb [at] uri.edu
  • Melissa Gibbs (Chair)
  • Anat Belasen
  • Caleb McMahan
  • James Watling
  • Jackie Webb

(updated 2019-01-03)