The Student Subunit was established within the North American Sturgeon and Paddlefish Society (NASPS) in 2015. We strive to develop a community within NASPS where students can further their sturgeon/paddlefish education, gain professional skills, and interact with fisheries professionals. 


Governing Board Executive Committee:

President – Cortney Bunch, University of Georgia

Vice President – Alison Loeppky, University of Manitoba

Secretary – Paige Maskill, Montana State University

Treasurer – Brenden Dula, University of Georgia


Members at Large:

Jason Fischer-University of Toledo

William Bugg-University of Manitoba

Richard Flamio-Southern Illinois University

Lisa Izzo-University of Vermont


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Foundation Committee:

Kyle Bales, John Buszkiewicz, David Deslauriers, Rob DeVries, Luke Holmquist, Ryan

Hupfeld, Seth Love, Erin Markin, Emily Miller, and Zach Snobl.