Committees

The work of our Federation is done by our committees. Want to get involved?
Please contact the CERF office at [email protected]

Estuaries and Coasts

Co-Editors in Chief
Paul Montagna
Harte Research Institute / Texas A&M
University-Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi, TX

Charles (Si) Simenstad
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Reviews Editor
Ken Heck
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
University of South Alabama
Dauphin Island, AL

Managing Editor
Taylor Bowen
Charlottesville, VA

Coastal and Estuarine Science News (CESN)

Managing Editor 
Merryl Alber
University of Georgia
Athens, GA

Science Writer/Coordinating Editor
Janet Fang
Los Angeles, CA 

CERF's Up!

Editor
Stephen Hale
Atlantic Ecology Division, US Environmental Protection Agency (Retired)
Sauderstown, RI

Deputy Editor
Allison Fitzgerald
New Jersey City University
Jersey City, NJ


CERF Committees and Chairs

Affiliate Society Presidents
Brett Branco

Awards
Robert Orth

Broadening Participation
Treda Grayson
Kristin Wilson Grimes

Career Development and Education 
Leila Hamdan

CERF 2021 Conference
Mark Brush
Lora Harris

Development and Sponsorship
Ben Fertig

Finance and Investment
Erik Smith

International
Enrique Reyes

Publication and Communications
Chris Madden

Science Translation and Communications
Scott Martindale

Nominating
Hilary Neckles

Webinar Team
Randy Chamber

Emeritus/Retired CERF Member Task Force
Holly Greening

Even Year Revenue Task Force
Joseph Luczkovich

International Affiliate Society Task Force
Megan La Payre

Professional Certification Task Force
Jason Stutes