Officers & Committee Chairs

Contact Info


John Scarpa

Dept. of Life Sciences                                   6300 Ocean Drive (Unit 5800)              
Corpus Christi, TX 78412 USA               
Phone Number: (361) 825 2369
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi


Lewis Deaton

Univ. of Louisiana-Lafayette
Lafayette, LA 70504

Vice President:

Kennedy Paynter University of Maryland                           1213 HJ Patterson Hall                       College Park, MD  20742


Paul Rawson

5751 Murray Hall                                   
Orono, ME  04469 USA                         
Phone Number: 207-581-4326
University of Maine


 vacant  contact President

Member-at-Large (2017-20):

Kay McGraw

10409 Edgefield Dr.                                    Adelphi, MD 20783 USA                               Phone: 301-427-8686                  

Member-at-Large (2018-21):

Melissa Southworth

1208 Greate Rd
Gloucester Point, VA 23062  USA
Phone Number: (804) 684-7821
Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Member-at-Large (2019-22):

Michael Doall

Stony Brook University                            162 Soundview Dr.                                      Rocky Point, NY 11778

Past-President - Chair of Awards, Elections & Presidents' Committee:

Steve Allen

Bowdoin Coastal Studies Center                15 Bowdoin St                                        Brunswick, ME 04011


Audit-Budget-Finance Committee:

John Kraeuter

1 Hills Beach Road                                     Biddeford ME 04005 USA                
University of New England Marine Science Center

Editor, Journal of Shellfish Research:

Sandra E. Shumway

1080 Shennecossett Rd.
Dept. of Marine Sciences
Groton, CT 06340 USA
Phone Number: 860-405-9282
Fax Number: 860-405-9153
University of Connecticut

Editor, NSA Quarterly Newsletter:

R. Leroy Creswell

2199 South Rock Road
Sea Grant Extension Program
Indian River Research and Education Center
Ft. Pierce, FL 34945 USA
Phone Number: 772-468-3922
Fax Number: 772-468-3973
University of Florida


Noreen Blaschik


Publications Committee:

John Kraeuter


Lou D’Abramo


Membership Committee:

Sandra E. Shumway


Endowments/Student Awards Committee:

Peter Kingsley-Smith  
R. LeRoy Creswell  
Melissa Southworth  

Pacific Coast Section:

P. Sean McDonald


Student Recruits Organization:

Laura Spencer  
Erin Roberts