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Leadership

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Board Members

Directors: Executive

Chair
Robert van den Hoogen
St. Francis Xavier University

Incoming Chair
Michelle Piercey-Normore
Memorial University-Grenfell

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Treasurer
David Gray
Dalhousie – Agricultural Campus

Directors: Institutional Representatives

Alain Joseph
Director of Applied Research
Nova Scotia Community College

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Travis Fridgen
Associate Dean of Science
Memorial University of Newfoundland

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Lori Francis
Dean of Science
Saint Mary’s University

Directors: Division Committee Representatives

Andrea Burgess
Math & Stats
University of New Brunswick, Saint John

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Stephen Finbow
Mathematics and Statistics
St. Francis Xavier University

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Carole Tranchant
Nutrition and Foods (Co-chair)
Université de Moncton

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Shyamchand Mayengbam
Nutrition and Foods (Co-chair)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Directors: Other Community Members

Kelly Schnare
Program Director
Reimagining Atlantic Harbours

Edward Francis
Business Development Associate
PEI Bioalliance

Committee Chairs

Aquaculture & Fisheries
Trevor Avery
Acadia University

Biology
Russell Easy
Acadia University

Chemistry
Danielle Tokarz
Saint Mary’s University

Computer Science
Cezar Câmpeanu
University of Prince Edward Island

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Earth Science
Lexie Arnott
Dalhousie University

Environment
Michelle Gray
University of New Brunswick, Fredericton

Mathematics & Statistics
Andrea Burgess
University of New Brunswick, Saint John

Nutrition & Foods Co-Chair
Carole Tranchant 
Université de Moncton

Nutrition & Foods Co-Chair
Shyamchand Mayengbam
Memorial University

Physics & Astronomy
Doug Dahn
University of Prince Edwards Island

Psychology
Pierre Cormier
Université de Moncton

Member Institution Representatives

Acadia University
Suzie Currie

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Cape Breton University
Rick Pierrynowski

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Crandall University
Jon Ohlhauser

Dalhousie University
Chuck Macdonald

Dalhousie Agricultural Campus
David Gray

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Memorial University of Newfoundland
Travis Fridgen

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Memorial University Grenfell Campus
Michele Piercey-Normore

Jennifer Tomes

Mount Allison University
Jennifer Tomes

Mount Saint Vincent University
Carrie Dawson

Nova Scotia Community College
Alain Joseph

Saint Mary’s University
Lori Francis

St. Francis Xavier University
Joe Apaloo

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St. Thomas University
Susan Machum

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Université de Moncton
Pandurang Ashrit

University of New Brunswick, Fredericton
Gary Saunders

University of New Brunswick, Saint John
Michael van Zyll de Jong

University of Prince Edward Island
Nola Etkin

Université Sainte-Anne
Dany Sheehy