Board and Staff

Staff

Executive Director:

Lisa Smith

Contact: lsmith@naturalareas.org

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Operations and Membership Manager:

Amy Wills

Contact: awills@naturalareas.org

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Programs and Communications Manager:

Moira McGinty Klos

Contact: mmcgintyklos@naturalareas.org

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Digital Media Specialist:

Macey Bates

Contact: mbates@naturalareas.org

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board of directors

 NAA is seeking individuals passionate about natural areas to join its Board of Directors. 

President:

Roger McCoy

Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation

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Vice President:

Darrell Bowman

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission

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Secretary:

Alice Heikens

Franklin College

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Treasurer:

Jim Johannsen

Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation

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Peter Dunwiddie

University of Washington

Raquel Garcia-Alvarez

Forest Preserves of Cook County (IL)

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Kelly Heintz

King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks (WA)

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Bill Holimon

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission

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Ryan Klopf

Virginia Natural Heritage Program

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Jim Neal

Caddo Lake Institute

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Arthur Pearson

Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History (NY)

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Ephraim Zimmerman

Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program

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LIAISONS

William Carromero

USDA Forest Service Liaison

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Terri Hogan

National Park Service Liaison

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Peggy Olwell

Bureau of Land Management Liaison

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Join the people who protect and manage our natural areas.