Directors’ ESA/SARA Working Group

The working group’s approved Statement of Purpose:

“To identify and address issues pertaining to implementation and authorization of the Endangered Species Act and species at risk, including providing policy guidance and direction to the Non-game and Endangered Species Committee”.

Members List

Brad Loveless, Chair
Kansas Dept. of Wildlife, Parks & Tourism
Travis Ripley, Member
Alberta, Fish and Wildlife Policy Branch
Doug Vincent-Lang, Member
Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game
Ty Gray, Member
Arizona Game and Fish Dept.
Jennifer Psyllakis, Member
British Columbia, Fish and Wildlife Branch
Charlton “Chuck” Bonham, Member
California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
Jeff Ver Steeg, Member
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
David G. Smith, Member
Hawaii Division of Forestry & Wildlife
Ed Schriever, Member
Idaho Dept. of Fish and Game
Martha Williams, Member
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
Terry Steinwand, Member
North Dakota Game and Fish Dept.
Jim Douglas, Member
Nebraska Game & Parks Commission
Michael Sloane, Member
New Mexico Dept. of Game & Fish
Brett Elkin, Member
Northwest Territories, Wildlife Division
Tony Wasley, Member
Nevada Dept. of Wildlife
J.D. Strong, Member
Oklahoma Dept. of Wildlife Conservation
Curt Melcher, Member
Oregon Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
Brant Kirychuk, Member
Saskatchewan, Fish and Wildlife Branch
Kelly Hepler, Member
South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks
Carter Smith, Member
Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept.
Mike Fowlks, Member
Utah Division of Wildlife Resources
Kelly Susewind, Member
Washington Dept. of Fish & Wildlife
Angi Bruce, Member
Wyoming Game and Fish Dept.
Ryan Hennings, Member
Yukon, Department of Environment