Organizing Committee

The Organizing Committee (OC) oversees the production of the conference. The local hosts, whom this year are Guillermo Giannico & Margaret Lang, serve as the co-chairs of the OC.  Duties of the OC include, but are not limited to, making the final decisions on abstract acceptance, selecting plenary speakers, and carrying out solicitation of sponsors.

Guillermo Giannico Guillermo Giannico, Co-Chair
Associate Professor & Extension Fisheries Specialist
Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
Oregon State University
Phone: +1 (541) 737-2479
Margaret Lang Margaret Lang, Co-Chair
Environmental Resources Engineering
Humboldt State University
Phone: +1 (707) 826-3613
Troy Brandt Troy Brandt
Principal Biologist
River Design Group, Inc.
Phone: +1 (541) 738-2920
Olle Calles Olle Calles
Associate Professor
River Ecology and Management
Karlstad University
James Capurso James Capurso
Regional Fisheries Biologist
Pacific Northwest Region
USDA Forest Service
Phone: +1 (503) 808-2847
Matthew Gordos Matthew Gordos
Fish Passage Manager
NSW Department of Primary Industries - Fisheries (Australia)
Phone: +61-2-6626-1395
Kevin Mulligan Kevin Mulligan
Research Hydraulic Engineer
United States Geological Survey - Leetown Science Center
Conte Anadromous Fish Research Laboratory
Phone: +1 (774) 218-8141
Andy Peters Andy Peters
Director Markets and Applications
Pacific Netting Products
Phone: +1 (360) 297-0858
Amy Singler Amy Singler
Associate Director, River Restoration Program
American Rivers and The Nature Conservancy
Phone: +1 (413) 584-2183