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.
Kim Amendola, NMFS
Melissa Crouch, FFWCC
Dr. J. Marcus Drymon, MS Sea Grant
Julie Falgout, LA Sea Grant
Dylan Hubbard, Chair
Shelly Krueger, FL Sea Grant
Laura Picariello, TX Sea Grant
David Rainer, ADNR
Charmaine Schmermund, MDMR
Zack Thomas, TPWD
Eric Weather, Vice Chair
Danica Williams, LDWF
Staff Rep.: Emily Muehlstein
Manny Antonaras, NOAA/OLE
Stephen Clark, USFWS Region 4
Major Jason Downey, AL, (ADMR) Vice Chair
Phillip A. Land, USFWS Region 2
Cpt. Neil “Scott” Pearce, FL (FWC)
Major Edward Skena, LA (LDWF)
Duane Smith, NOAA/GCES
Luis Sosa, Asst. Commander, TX (TPWD)
Lt. Col. Kyle Wilkerson, MS (MDMR)
* Designee for Manny Antonaras – Joe Scarpa
* Designee for Luis Sosa – Lt. Les Casterline
* Designee for Stephen Clark – Jason Riley
* Designee for Phillip A. Land – RAC Jim Stinebaugh
* Designee for Kyle Wilkerson – Patrick Carron, Chair
Staff Rep.: Ava Lasseter
Eric Brazer, Jr.
David Chagaris, Ph.D.
Michael Drexler, Ph.D.
Nick Farmer, Ph.D.
Mandy Karnauskas, Ph.D., Chair
Joshua Kilborn, Ph.D.
Matt McPherson, Ph.D.
Steven Saul, Ph.D.
Steven Scyphers, Ph.D.
Casey Streeter, Vice Chair
Staff Rep.: Natasha Méndez-Ferrer