Commissioners

Since 1942...

The Commission was formed in 1942 by the 15 member states for the purpose of protecting and managing marine fisheries within the states’ jurisdiction. The states recognized that they could accomplish far more through cooperation than through their individual efforts.

Commissioners

State Administrator Govenor's Appointee Legislator
ME

Patrick C. Keliher, Vice-Chair
ME Dept. of Marine Resources
21 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333‐0021
Tel:  207.624.6553

Stephen Train
33 Vernon Road
Long Island, ME 04050‐3116
Tel: 207.766.5738

Sen. Brian Langley
11 South Street
Ellsworth, ME 04605

NH

Douglas E. Grout
NH Fish and Game Dept.
Marine Fisheries
225 Main Street
Durham, NH 03824‐4732
Tel: 603.868.1095 

Ongoing Proxy: Cheri Patterson

G. Ritchie White
30 Lang Road
Rye, NH 03870
Tel: 603.964.2211

Sen. David H. Watters
19 Maple Street
Dover, NH 03820
Tel: 603.271.8567

Ongoing Proxy: Dennis Abbott

MA

Dr. David Pierce
MA Division of Marine Fisheries
251 Causeway Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02114‐2119
Tel: 617.626.1532

Ongoing Proxy: Dan McKiernan

Raymond W. Kane
137 Perch Pond Road
Chatham, MA 02633
Tel: 508.367.1693

Rep. Sarah K. Peake
House of Representatives
State House, Room 540
Boston, MA 02133
Tel: 617.722.2090

Ongoing Proxy: Sarah Ferrara

RI

Jason McNamee
RI Dept. of Environmental Management
3 Fort Wetherill Road
Jamestown, Rhode Island 02835
Tel: 401.423.1943

David V.D. Borden
PO Box 248
Adamsville, RI 02801
Tel: 401.451.9312

Sen. Susan Sosnowski
RI Legislature
680 Glen Rock Road
W. Kingston, RI 02892
Tel: 401.222.4200

Ongoing Proxy: Eric Reid

CT

Peter Aarrestad
CT Dept. of Energy and Environmental
Protection
Fisheries Division
79 Elm Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Tel: 860.424.4171

Ongoing Proxy: Justin Davis

Dr. Lance Stewart
Windam Falls
Drozewk Road, Apt 238
Groton, CT 06340
Tel: 860.884.7220

Sen. Craig A. Miner
CT Senate Republican Office
L.O.B. Room 3400
300 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, Connecticut 06106‐1451
Tel: 860.240.8800

Ongoing Proxy: Melissa Ziobron

NY

James J. Gilmore, Jr., Chair
NY State Dept. of Environmental Conservation
Division of Marine Resources
205 North Belle Mead Road, Suite 1
East Setauket, NY 11733-3400
Tel: 631.444.0433

Ongoing Proxy: Maureen Davidson

Emerson C. Hasbrouck, Jr.
Cornell Cooperative Extension
Marine Program
423 Griffing Avenue, #100
Riverhead, New York 11901-3071

 

Sen. Philip M. Boyle
4th Senate District
69 West Main Street
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Tel: 518.455.3411 (Albany); 631.665.2311 (District office)

Ongoing Proxy: John McMurray

NJ

Larry Herrighty
NJ Fish and Wildlife
P.O. Box 400
Trenton, NJ 08625-0400
Tel: 609.292.6686

Ongoing Proxy: Joe Cimino

Thomas P. Fote
22 Cruiser Court
Toms River, NJ 08753-6246
Tel: 732.270.9102

Ongoing Proxy: Russ Allen

Assemblyman Sgt. Robert Andrzejczak
Schoolhouse Office Park
211 South Main Street
Suite 104
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Tel:  609-465-0700

Ongoing Proxy: Adam Nowalsky

PA

John A. Arway
PA Fish & Boat Commission
PO BOX 67000
Harrisburg, PA 17106-7000
Tel: 717.705.7801

Ongoing Proxy: Andy Shiels

Loren W. Lustig
5928 Mineral Hill Road
Eldersburg, MD 21784-6823
Tel: 410.386.2103

 
DE

David E. Saveikis
DE Division of Fish and Wildlife
89 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901
Tel: 302.739.9910

Ongoing Proxy: John Clark

Roy W. Miller
31421 Melloy Court
Lewes, DE 19958-3863
Tel: 302.645.7103

 

Representative William J. Carson
411 Legislative Avenue
Dover, DE 19901
Tel: 302.744.4113

Ongoing Proxy: Craig D. Pugh

MD

David Blazer
MD Dept. of Natural Resources
Fisheries Service
580 Taylor Avenue, Building 2
Annapolis, MD 21401
Tel: 410.260.8110

H. Russell Dize
P.O. Box 165
5423 Rude Avenue
Tilghman, Maryland 21671-0165
Tel: 410.886.2249

Ongoing Proxy: Robert T. Brown, Sr.

 

Delegate Dana Stein
House Office Building, Room 251
6 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
Tel: 410.841.3527

Ongoing Proxy: Ed O'Brien

VA

Steven G. Bowman, Commissioner
VA Marine Resources Commission
2600 Washington Avenue, 3rd Floor
Newport News, VA 23607-4317
Tel: 757.247.2269

Ongoing Proxy: Rob O'Reilly

J. Bryan Plumlee
421 Goodspeed Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Tel: 757-518-5615

 

Senator Monty Mason
Senate of Virginia
P.O. Box 232
Williamsburg, VA 23187
Tel: 804.698.7501

 

NC

Steven W. Murphey
North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries
3441 Arendell Street
Morehead City, NC 28557
Tel: 252.808.8013

Ongoing Proxy: Chris Batsavage

Doug Brady
805 Front Street
Beaufort, NC 28516
Tel: 252.241.2780

 

Representative Bob Steinburg
North Carolina House of Representatives
300 N. Salisbury Street, Room 301B
Raleigh, NC 27603-5925
Tel: 919.733.0010

Ongoing Proxy: Michael Blanton

SC

Robert H. Boyles, Jr.
SC Dept. of Natural Resources
Marine Resources Division
PO Box 12559
Charleston, SC 29422‐2559
Tel: 843.953.9304  

Ongoing Proxy: Ross Self

Dr. Malcolm Rhodes
450 McLeod Road
Charleston,SC 29414.
Tel: 843.556.8110
 

Senator Ronnie W. Cromer
SC State Sentate, District 18
1101 Pendleton Street
PO Box 142
Columbia, SC 29201
Tel: 803.212.6330

GA

Doug Haymans
GA Dept. of Natural Resources
Coastal Resources Division
1 Conservation Way
Suite 300
Brunswick, GA 31520‐8686
Tel: 912.264.7218

Spud Woodward
860 Buck Swamp Road
Brunswick, GA 31523
Tel: 912.258.8970

Rep. Chad Nimmer
P.O. Box 1174
Blackshear, Georgia 31516
Tel: 912.807.6190

FL

Jessica McCawley
FL Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Division of Marine Fisheries Management
2590 Executive Center Circle E, Suite 201
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Tel: 850.487.0554

Ongoing Proxy: Jim Estes

William R. Orndorf
1950 Palomino Road
Melbourne, FL 32934
Tel:  800.949.2401

 

Representative Thad Altman
150 5th Avenue
Suite A
Indialantic, FL 32903-3154
Tel: 321.409.2022

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