Advisory Council

John Bates, Ph.D.
President, NSC Alliance
Associate Curator of Birds
Head of Life Sciences, Science and Education
The Field Museum of Natural History

Andrew Bentley
Past President, Society for Preservation of Natural History Collections
Collection Manager, Ichthyology
Biodiversity Research Institute
University of Kansas

Jennifer Zaspel, Ph.D. 
Research Curator, Zoology and Director of Puelicher Butterfly Wing
Milwaukee Public Museum

Linda Ford, Ph.D.
Director, Collections Operations
Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology

David Jennings
iDigBio Project Manager
Florida Museum of Natural History

Anna K. Monfils, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director, CMU Herbarium
Institute for Great Lakes Research
Department of Biology
Central Michigan University
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859

Barbara M. Thiers, Ph.D.
Patricia K. Holmgren Director, William and Lynda Steere Herbarium
Vice President for Science Administration
The New York Botanical Garden
Bronx, NY 10458-5126

Jyotsna Pandey, Ph.D.
Director of Public Policy
American Institute of Biological Sciences
Washington, DC
202-628-1500 x 225