AOOS Governance

AOOS Board Officers and Executive Committee

The AOOS Board is composed of the heads of federal and state agencies, academic and research institutions, and private entities (or their designees) that are party to the Memorandum of Agreement. The Board provides policy guidance, ensures sustained support by the Parties, and approves implementing documents. All attempts will be made to make decisions by consensus; however, in the event of a vote, decisions shall be by majority vote of those members present.

Board Executive Committee Officers
Chair: Katrina Hoffman
Vice-chair: Sara Longan
Secretary: Cheryl Rosa
Treasurer: James Kendall

Representative Group      Board Member Designee
State AgencyAK DEC: Jason Brune
AK DF&G: Dr. Katherine Howard 
AK DNR: Sara Longan
Federal AgencyNOAA: Amy Holman
USCG: Phillip Thorne
USGS: Dee Willliams
BOEM: James Kendall
State/Federal AK Sea Grant Program: Ginny Eckert
Research EntitiesUniversity of Alaska: Brad Moran
NPRB: Lynn Palensky
PWSSC/OSRI: Katrina Hoffman
NOAA AFSC: Bob Foy
US Arctic Research Commission: Cheryl Rosa
AK SeaLife Center: Tara Riemer
IndustryMarine Exchange of AK: Ed Page
North Pacific Fishery Management Council: Kenny Down
Hilcorp, Alaska: Amy Peloza
Environmental NGOWorld Wildlife Fund: Margaret Williams 
TribalIndigenous People’s Council on Marine Mammals: Mike Miller 


Board Meeting Materials
DateMaterials
October 2020Meeting Summary draft
Meeting Summary Follow-up draft
September 2020Meeting Summary draft
McCammon Report to Board
IOOS Association Update
August 2020
Executive Committee
Meeting Summary
May 2020Meeting Summary
McCammon Report to Board
IOOS Association Update
Data Management Advisory Committee
Bering Region Ocean Data Sharing Initiative
Proposal Update
December 2019Meeting Summary
McCammon Report to Board
IOOS Association Update
Budget Revision MXAK
Alaska Water Level Watch
CDIP Wave Buoy Update
Alaska Ocean Acidification Network Update
Harmful Algal Bloom Regional Update
Ecosystem & Climate trends
AOOS Data Center
Data Management Advisory Committee
Project Review Process
July 2019
Executive Committee
Meeting Summary
Proposed Budget Additions
FY2019 Annotated Award Letter
May 2019Meeting Summary (draft)
McCammon Report to Board
IOOS Association Update
IOOS Program Office Update
Alaska Marine Debris
April 2019
Executive Committee
Meeting Summary
March 2019
Executive Committee
Meeting Summary
November 2018Meeting Summary
July 2018
Executive Committee
Meeting Summary
May 2018Meeting Summary
April 2018
Executive Committee
Meeting Summary
January 2018Meeting Summary
July 2017
Executive Committee
Meeting Summary
March 2017Meeting Summary
October 2016Meeting Summary
March 2016Meeting Summary
November 2015Meeting Summary
June 2015Meeting Summary
April 2015Meeting Summary
October 2014Meeting Summary
March 2014Meeting Summary
December 2013Meeting Summary
April 2013Meeting_Summary