Our Team

Advisory Boards

Our Science Advisory Committee (SAC) and Practitioner Working Group (PWG) have contributed to our Great Lakes Ensemble project for several years and will soon more broadly serve all of GLISA’s work. The following members have committed to 2.5 year terms beginning in 2021.

Science Advisory Committee

  • Deanna Fielder, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 
  • Joseph Barsugli, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory
  • Frances Delaney, Environment and Climate Change Canada
  • Andre Erler, Aquanty
  • New: Lauren Fry, NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory
  • Drew Gronewold, University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability
  • Glenn Milner, Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL)
  • Biljana Music, Ouranos
  • Hannah Panci, Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission
  • Tamara Wall, California-Nevada Applications Program (CNAP)

Practitioner Working Group

  • Bill Beriner, Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan
  • Tim Boring, Michigan Agriculture Advancement
  • Devon Brock-Montgomery, professional (formerly with the Bad River Band)
  • Ankur Desai, University of Wisconsin
  • Rebecca Esselman and Dan Brown, Huron River Watershed Council
  • Edmundo Fausto, professional (formerly with Toronto Regional Conservation Authority)
  • Elizabeth Gibbons, American Society of Adaptation ProfessionalsMindy Granley, City of Duluth
  • Christopher Hoving, Michigan Department of Natural ResourcesJohn Lengel and Sarah Knue, RS&H
  • Greg Mann, National Weather Service
  • Sascha Petersen, Adaptation International
  • Michele Richards, Michigan Army National Guard
  • Mark Shafer, South Climate Impacts Planning Program (SCIPP)
  • Sara Smith, College of Menominee National Sustainable Development Institute
  • Dennis Todey, USDA Midwest Climate Hub