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Staff Directory:

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Staff Directory
Title Name User Name Telephone
Administration Director DJ Evans dxevans 518-402-8948
Director of Science Timothy Howard, Ph.D. tghoward 518-402-8945
Grants Specialist/Finance Administrator Fiona McKinney fmmckinn 518-402-8949
Ecology Chief Ecologist Greg Edinger gjedinge 518-402-8947
Ecologist Aissa Feldmann alfeldma 518-402-8931
State Parks Ecologist Julie Lundgren jalundgr 518-486-2774
Ecologist Elizabeth Spencer exspence 518-402-8892
Information Resources Coordinator Nicholas Conrad nbconrad 518-402-8944
Database Manager Shelley Cooke slcooke 518-402-8960
Programmer Analyst David Marston dxmarsto 518-402-8938
GIS Specialist John Schmid jjschmid 518-402-8930
Environmental Review Specialist Andrea Chaloux amchalou 518-402-8927
Zoology Chief Zoologist Matthew Schlesinger, Ph.D. mdschles 518-402-8939
Zoology Data Supervisor Hollie Shaw hyshaw 518-402-8926
Zoologist Jeff Corser jdcorser 518-402-8941
Zoologist Erin White elwhite 518-402-8955
Zoologist Kelly Perkins kaperkin 518-402-8950
Botany Chief Botanist Stephen Young smyoung 518-402-8951
State Parks Botanist Rich Ring rmring 518-402-8952


Invasive Species Database Coordinator Meg Wilkinson mewilkin 518-402-8983
Invasive Species Biologist Jennifer Dean, Ph.D. jmdean 518-402-9263
Invasive Species GIS Specialist Brent Kinal btkinal 518-402-8934
Invasive Species Information Manager Heidi Krahling hjkrahli 518-402-9263