2016-17 SEERS Officers


Erik Smith, PhD
Research Coordinator, North Inlet-Winyah Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
Research Assistant Professor, USC Baruch Institute for Marine & Coastal Sciences
Baruch Marine Field Laboratory
PO Box 1630
Georgetown, SC 29442
Tel: 843-904-9035
email: erik@belle.baruch.sc.edu


Julie Koester, PhD
Department of Biology and Marine Biology
University of North Carolina Wilmington
601 S. College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403
Tel: 910-962-7366
email: koesterj@uncw.edu

Student Representative

Shannon K. Dunnigan, M.Sc.
System-Wide Monitoring Program (SWMP) Manager
Coordinator of Research Program Services
University of North Florida
Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
505 Guana River Rd.
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
Tel: 904-823-4525
email: studentrep@seers.org

Past President

Eugene (Geno) Olmi, PhD
Coordinator, NOAA Southeast and Caribbean Regional Team
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
2234 South Hobson Ave.
Charleston, SC 29405
Tel: 843-740-1230
email: geno.olmi@noaa.gov


Amanda Kahn Dickens, PhD
601 Seafarer Circle #504
Jupiter, FL 33477
Tel: 910-616-1686
email: treasurer@seers.org


Nikki Dix, PhD
Research Director
Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve
505 Guana River Road
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
Tel: 904-823-4519
email: Nikki.Dix@dep.state.fl.us


Cassondra Thomas, PhD
Senior Scientist
South Florida Water Management District
Coastal Ecosystems Section
3301 Gun Club Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
Tel: 561-682-6716
email: marshrat92@gmail.com

Program Chair

Jessica Reichmuth, PhD
Assistant Professor
Dept.of Biological Sciences
Summerville Campus
Augusta University
Augusta, GA 30904
Tel: 706-667-4073
email: jreichmu@augusta.edu