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Citizen Science Association Board of Directors

Active Board members, listed by cohort (officer roles in parentheses)

2020-2023:

  • Melinda Butsch Kovacic, Cincinnati Childrens’ Hospital
  • Calvin Cupini, Clean Air Carolina

2019-2022

  • Austin Mast* (TREASURER), Florida State University
  • Eva Lewandowski, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
  • Heather Fischer (CHAIR), Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning, Oregon State University
  • Julia Parrish, University of Washington College of the Environment
  • Sacoby Wilson, University of Maryland – College Park

2018-2021

  • Alison Parker, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
  • Angel Hjarding (VICE CHAIR), University of North Carolina, Charlotte
  • Tina Phillips (MEMBER AT LARGE), Cornell Lab of Ornithology
  • Julie Vastine (SECRETARY), Alliance for Aquatic Resource Monitoring, Dickinson College

*Appointed in 2019 to fill a vacated seat for a one-year term, reappointed in 2020 to another vacated seat.

Emeritus Board Members

Affiliations listed for time of service.

  • Michael Pocock, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, Natural Environmental Research Council –(2018-2020)
  • Caren Cooper, North Carolina State University & North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences –(2017-2020)
  • Cat Stylinski, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science –(2017-2020)
  • Alison Young, California Academy of Sciences –(2017-2020)
  • Lea Shanley, South Big Data Hub –(2017-2019)
  • Greg Newman, Colorado State University –(2015-2019)
  • Anne Bowser, Wilson Center –(2016-2019)
  • Shannon Dosemagen, Public Lab –(2016-2019)
  • Na’Taki Osborne-Jelks, Spelman College –(2016-2019)
  • Sarah Kirn, Gulf of Maine Research Institute –(2016-2019)
  • Darlene Cavalier, Arizona State University — (2015-2018)
  • Rebecca Jordan, Rutgers University — (2015-2018)
  • Kris Stepenuck, University of Vermont — (2015-2018)
  • Laura Stewart, U.S Environmental Protection Agency — (2016-2018)
  • Rick Bonney, Cornell Lab of Ornithology — (2015-2017)
  • Rajul Pandya, AGU’s Thriving Earth Exchange — (2015-2017)
  • Martin Storksdieck, Oregon State University — (2015-2017)
  • Muki Haklay, University College London — (2015-2017)
  • Nolan Doesken, Colorado State University — (2015-2016)
  • Mary Ford, National Geographic Society — (2015-2016)
  • Eric Jolly, Science Museum of Minnesota — (2015-2016)
  • Tom Baker, ESRI — (2015- 2015)