Core Team Members

  • Brandon Krumwiede, Great Lakes Geospatial Coordinator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Ocean Service Office for Coastal Management (OCM)
  • Hans VanSumerenDirector of Great Lakes Water Studies Institute, Northwestern Michigan College
  • Linden Brinks, Data Coordinator, Great Lakes Observing System (GLOS)
  • Pete Esselman, Research Fish Biologist, United States Geological Society (USGS) Great Lakes Science Center
  • Tim Kearns, Senior Technical Advisor, Great Lakes Observing System (GLOS)

Steering Committee Members

  • Janette Anderson, Great Lakes Program Coordinator, Strategic Policy Branch, Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC)
  • Walter Barnhardt, Chief Scientist, USGS Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
  • Hans Biberhofer, Sediment Scientist, ECCC
  • Susan Doka, Research Scientist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO)
  • Mary-Lynn Dickson, Director, United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)
  • Peter Esselman, Research Fish Biologist, USGS
  • Greg Kennedy, Supervisory Fishery Biologist, USGS Great Lakes Science Center
  • Tim Kearns, Senior Technical Advisor, GLOS
  • Brandon Krumwiede, Great Lakes Geospatial Coordinator, NOAA OCM
  • Michael Laitta, Sr. Science Advisor, Bi-National GIS Coordinator, International Joint Commission (IJC)
  • Ian MacIsaac, Mapping and Geomatics Data Analyst, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF)
  • Guy Meadows, Director, Michigan Technological University / Great Lakes Research Center
  • Molly Reif, Research Geographer, United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Engineer Research and Development Center Environmental Laboratory
  • Catherine Riseng, Research Scientist, University of Michigan
  • Steve Ruberg, Group Leader, Marine Instrumentation Laboratory, NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory
  • Jim Selegean, Hydraulic Engineer, USACE
  • George Schlagintweit, Manager Operations, Canadian Hydrographic Service (CHS)
  • LCDR Charles Wisotzkey, NOAA Office of Coast Survey