2024 ADPA Committee Members

Communications Committee

Chair/EditorHolly BourbonNational Aquarium
Co-ChairDave PitaloMississippi Aquarium
Co-EditorMark LaneCalifornia Academy of Sciences
MemberAllison ShaferCalifornia Academy of Sciences
MemberBrendan DeGrimAquarium of the Americas
MemberSean EckleyAquarium of the Pacific
MemberPat McLaughlinAdventure Aquarium
MemberFelicia SilvaGeorgia Aquarium

Board of Directors

PresidentAndrew SolomonCalifornia Science Center
President-ElectJeff ReidGeorgia Aquarium
SecretaryAshley McCarthyNew England Aquarium
TreasurerPaul DimeoAquarium of the Pacific
Membership DirectorHeather HooperMote Marine Lab & Aquarium
Director-at-LargeJake EmmertMoody Gardens
Information Technology DirectorScott ChapmanMonterey Bay Aquarium

Professional Development

ChairJonathan LanghamGeorgia Aquarium
Co-ChairChris O’NeilFlorida Aquarium
Committee Secretary Sarah YerraceEmeritus
MemberChristine NottageSea Life Charlotte-Concord
MemberBrendan DeGrimAudubon Nature Institute
MemberJessie MilesSeattle Aquarium
MemberPaul DimeoAquarium of the Pacific
MemberSean HopewellEmeritus
MemberMichael PamatatUniversity of Hawaii at Manoa
MemberDevin WaddellGeorgia Aquarium
MemberJames BonovichMonterey Bay Aquarium

Symposium

ChairAshley McCarthyNew England Aquarium
MemberHolly BourbonNational Aquarium
MemberRyan YuenCalifornia Academy of Sciences
MemberFelicia SilvaGeorgia Aquarium
MemberEthan SimmonsNorth Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
MemberShannon HuntKansas City Zoo
MemberChad BurtrumLoveland Living Planet Aquarium
MemberMeriah LongMonterey Bay Aquarium

Membership

ChairHeather HooperMote Marine Lab & Aquarium
Co-ChairLauren LareseWonders of Wildlife
MemberChris DuncanGeorgia Aquarium
MemberJames BonovichMonterey Bay Aquarium
MemberAaron BouwkampMoody Gardens
MemberNettie BodwellNorth Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

Corporate Partners

ChairMauritius BellCalifornia Academy of Sciences
Co-ChairJake EmmertMoody Gardens
MemberPaul DimeoAquarium of the Pacific
MemberArnold PostellSouth Carolina Aquarium

IT Committee

ChairScott ChapmanMonterey Bay Aquarium
MemberChris MillerGeorgia Aquarium
MemberAllison ShaferCalifornia Academy of Sciences
MemberCole DrakeSt. Louis Aquarium at Union Station

External Affairs

ChairGeorge PetersonMonterey Bay Aquarium
Co-ChairMark CravenTennessee Aquarium
MemberJames BonovichMonterey Bay Aquarium
MemberArnold PostellSouth Carolina Aquarium
MemberCharlie LawtonVirginia Aquarium
MemberADPA Board of Directors