Advisory Council

Robert Gropp, Ph.D.
Director of Public Policy
American Institute of Biological Sciences
Washington, DC
202-628-1500 x 250

John Bates

President, NSC Alliance
Associate Curator of Birds
Head of Life Sciences, Science and Education
The Field Museum of Natural History
312-665-7730

Andrew Bentley

Past President, Society for Preservation of Natural History Collections
Collection Manager, Ichthyology
Biodiversity Research Institute
University of Kansas
785-864-3863

Dr. Jennifer Zaspel of the
Research Curator, Zoology and Director of Puelicher Butterfly Wing
Milwaukee Public Museum
414-278-6158

Linda Ford, Ph.D.
Director, Collections Operations
Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
617-495-3748

David Jennings
iDigBio Project Manager
Florida Museum of Natural History
352-273-1906

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
718-817-8622