who we are




Board of Directors

Lindsey Schromen-Wawrin, Member at Large
Fran Solomon, President
Dan Miller, Secretary &Treasurer

Staff and Volunteer Scientists

  Anne Shaffer,Executive Director, Lead Scientist, Marine Biologist


  Jamie MIchel, Nearshore Biologist



 Tara McBride, Nearshore Biologist in training


   Caroline Walls, Data Biologist





Student interns (2016):

  Sheri Washington, Western Washington University

  Seren Weber, Peninsula College


  Sara Schoeneman, Western Washington University







                                                                 





Former Interns:
Stephanie Arsenault, Daniel Brooks, Justin Brown, Jesse Charles, Beth Connelly, Chris DeSisto, Ian Franco, Joseph Gonze, Shane Greenwalt, Kassandra Grimm, Bryan Hara, Nicole Harris, Erica Hirsh, Keelan Hooper, Brad Hostedler, Rosalind Huang, John Kaserk, Rowan Kelsall, Aja Lathrop,  Mario Laungayan, Romy Laungayan, Rebecca Lucas, Tara Marrow, Dottie Metcalf-Lindenburger, Tara McBride, Haley McCartney, Shea McDonald, Ross McDorman, Jenna Moore, Nathan Moore, Lily Mooth, Ryan Moriarty, Tiffany Nabors, Cayla Naumann, Sean Oden, Rebecca Paradis, Charlie Parks, Kendra Parks, Jacob Ray, Wade Raynes, Joe Reynolds, Tyler Ritchie, Melanie Roed, Justin Rondeau, David Samples, Jeron Sikes, Trista Simmons, Willie Spring, Clinton Stipek, Brad Stone, Emily Thornton, Don Vilella, Jesse Wagner, Ben Warren, Karen Wilkie, Jon Wittouk, Eric Wood, Steve Wyall, and Becca Yucha.



Executive Advisory Board
Bonita Cleveland, Quileute Tribe
Vince Cooke, Makah Tribe
Shirley Nixon, J.D., L.L.M
Marsha Robins, Shoreline Landowner
Trevor Selanders, Manager, Land Agent
Joe Schmitt, Captain,Whiskey Creek Marine Services; owner, Whiskey Creek Resort
Jamie Valadez, Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe
Gavin Woodin, Dive Officer, Pt Defiance Aquarium

Scientific Advisory Board
Dwight Barry, PhD  senior scientist/ data analyst, Childrens Hospital

Lee Dorigan, retired environmental scientist, King County
Dan Penttila, WDFW (retired) fish biologist
Bill Ritchie, USFWS, biologist, Willapa National Wildlife Refuge
Andy Stevenson, geologist (retired) USGS
Jacilee Wray, antrhopologist (retired) Olympic National Park