Board and Staff

NAA Staff

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Lisa Smith
Executive Director
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Amy Wills
Director of Operations
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Moira McGinty Klos
Director of Programs and Communications
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Contract Support Staff

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Sarah Floyd
Marketing and Communications
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Suzy Johnson
Digital Media Specialist

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Macey Schmidt
Digital Media Specialist
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Natural Areas Journal Editorial Team

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Scott Gillihan
Managing Editor

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Eric Menges

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Cheyenne Moore
Social Media Specialist

Board of Directors

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

Roger McCoy headshot

Roger McCoy
Tennessee Department of
Environment and Conservation
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Kelly Heintz headshot

Kelly Heintz
Vice President
King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks (WA)
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Jim Neal

Jim Neal
Vice President
Caddo Lake Institute
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Alice Heikens
Franklin College
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Jim Johannsen headshot

Jim Johannsen
Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation
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Darrell Bowman
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
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Cliff Chapman headshot

Cliff Chapman
Central Indiana Land Trust, Inc. (IN)
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Peter Dunwiddie headshot

Peter Dunwiddie
University of Washington
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Raquel Garcia-Alvarez headshot

Raquel Garcia-Alvarez
Forest Preserves of Cook County (IL)
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Bill Holimon headshot

Bill Holimon
Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission
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Ryan Klopf

Ryan Klopf
Virginia Natural Heritage Program
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Holli Redekop
Founder, Silverglow Studio
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Ephraim Zimmerman
Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program
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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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Katie VinZant
National Park Service (CO)
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Join the people who protect and manage our natural areas.