Program Committee

The following individuals comprise the program committee. We thank them for contributing their time and expertise to reviewing proposals and shaping the program for the conference.

Matthew Benson, BFI Native Seeds
Steve Bosak, Tenworth Associates
Patricia DeAngelis, Division of Scientific Authority, USFWS
Jim Eckberg, Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
Andy Ernst, Ernst Conservation Seeds
Rob Fiegener, Native Seed Network, Institute for Applied Ecology
Anne Frances, NatureServe
Megan Haidet, National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Kay Havens, Chicago Botanic Garden
Greg Houseal, Tallgrass Prairie Center, University of Northern Iowa
Sarah Kulpa, Restoration Ecologist/Botanist, USFWS
Elizabeth Leger, University of Nevada, Reno
Sara Oldfield, Biodiversity Consultant
Peggy Olwell, Plant Conservation Program Lead, BLM
Nancy Shaw, Society for Ecological Restoration and USFS (Emeritus)
Carol Spurrier, USFS
Ed Toth, Greenbelt Native Plant Center, City of New York
Victor Vankus, National Seed Laboratory, USFS
Rob Ziehr, Plant Materials Program, NRCS