Technical committees are special advisory panels made up of academics, agency, and industry personnel with expertise in relevant subject matter that can advise and assist the Council by reviewing relevant subject matter and providing recommendations.

Technical committee member contact information is available by clicking on each committee title. 

Outreach & Education

Richard Abrams, FFWCC, Vice Chair

Kim Amendola, NMFS

Bill Balboa, TX Sea Grant

Dr. J. Marcus Drymon, MS Sea Grant

Julie Falgout, LA Sea Grant

Bob Gill

Shelly Krueger, FL Sea Grant, Chair

Joel Lucks

David Rainer, ADNR

Melissa Scallan, MDMR

Zack Thomas, TPWD

Danica Williams, LDWF

Staff Rep.: Emily Muehlstein

Law Enforcement

Jarret Barker, TX

Major Jason Downey, AL

Tracy Dunn, NMFS

Cynthia Fenyk, NOAA

Major Chad Hebert, LA

Phillip A. Land, FWS

Cpt. Neil “Scott” Pearce, FL, Vice Chair

Luis Santiago, FWS

Lt. Col. Kyle Wilkerson, MS

* Designee for Jarret Barker – Lt. Les Casterline

* Designee for Tracy Dunn – Joe Scarpa

* Designee for Luis Santiago – Stephen Clark

* Designee for Kyle Wilkerson – Patrick Carron

Staff Rep.: Ava Lasseter