Joint Venture Directory

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The Joint Ventures' addresses are listed in the following order: U.S. habitat Joint Ventures, Canadian Habitat Joint Ventures, Species Joint Ventures.

National Joint Venture Coordinator
Ken Kriese
USFWS Headquarters
Falls Church, VA
703/358-1888
ken_kriese@fws.gov

United States Habitat Joint Ventures

 Appalachian Mountains Joint Venture
States: Eastern OH,KY and TN, northeastern AL, northeastern GA, western NC, VA, MD and NJ, WV, PA, and southern NY
Todd Fearer, Joint Venture Coordinator
CMI
1900 Kraft Drive, Suite 250
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Rebecca Keller, Science Coordinator
CMI
1900 Kraft Drive, Suite 250
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Matt Cimitile, Communications Specialist
CMI
1900 Kraft Drive, Suite 250
Blacksburg, VA 24061

 Atlantic Coast Joint Venture
States: ME, NH, VT, MA, RI, CT, SC, GA, and FL , northern NY, eastern and western PA, NJ, DE, MD, VA, and NC
Aimee Weldon, Joint Venture Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
300 Westgate Center Drive
Hadley, MA 01035-9589
Mitch Hartley, Assistant Joint Venture Coordinator - North Atlantic
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
300 Westgate Center Drive
Hadley, MA 01035-9589
Craig Watson, Assistant Joint Venture Coordinator - South Atlantic
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Charleston Ecological Services Field Office
176 Croghan Spur Rd., Suite 200
Charleston, SC 29407
Tim Jones, Science Coordinator
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Nelson Lab,
11410 American Holly Drive
Laurel, MD 20708-4017
Debra Reynolds, Communication Specialist
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
300 Westgate Center Drive
Hadley, MA 01035-9589
Kirsten Luke, GIS specialist
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
1601 Balboa Avenue
Panama City, FL 32405

 Central Hardwoods Joint Venture
States: Central KY and TN, northern AL and AR, southwestern MO and IL, and northeastern OK
Jane Fitzgerald, Joint Venture Coordinator
14264 Reno Springs Rd.
Reeds Spring, MO 65737
Cara Joos, Science Coordinator
USDA Forest Service Northern Research Station
202 Natural Resources, Univ. of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211-7260
Larry Heggemann, Delivery Coordinator
Missouri Department of Conservation
2302 County Park Drive
Cape Girardeau, MO  63701

 Central Valley Joint Venture
States: Central Valley of CA
Michael Dunphy, Joint Venture Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
2800 Cottage Way, W1916
Sacramento, CA 95825
Ruth Ostroff, Assistant Joint Venture Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
2800 Cottage Way, W1916
Sacramento, CA 95825
Greg Yarris, Science Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
2800 Cottage Way, W1916
Sacramento, CA 95825

 East Gulf Coastal Plain Joint Venture
States: Eastern LA, MS, western TN, KYand FL and Central AL
Catherine Rideout, Joint Venture Coordinator
1875 Century Blvd., Suite 240
Atlanta, GA  30345
Rob Holbrook, Assistant Joint Venture Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
1208-B Main Street
Daphne AL 36526
Pete Blank, Science Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
1208-B Main Street
Daphne AL 36526

 Gulf Coast Joint Venture
States: Coastal areas of TX, LA, MS, and AL
Barry Wilson, Joint Venture Coordinator
National Wetlands Research Center
700 Cajundome Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70506
Bill Vermillion, Bird Conservation Specialist
National Wetlands Research Center
700 Cajundome Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70506
Mark Parr, GIS Analyst
National Wetlands Research Center
700 Cajundome Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70506
Steve DeMaso, Monitoring Coordinator
National Wetlands Research Center
700 Cajundome Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70506
Michael Brasher, Biological Team Leader
National Wetlands Research Center
700 Cajundome Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70506
Nicholas Enwright, GIS Analyst
National Wetlands Research Center
700 Cajundome Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70506
Jon Hayes, Conservation Delivery Specialist
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
111 E. Travis, Suite 200
La Grange, TX  78945

 Intermountain West Joint Venture
States: Eastern WA and OR, northeastern and east-central CA, ID, NV, northern AZ, UT, western and southeastern WY, western MT, western NM and western CO
Dave Smith, Joint Venture Coordinator
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Ali Duvall, Assistant Coordinator
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Josh Vest, Science Coordinator
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Patrick Donnelly, Spatial Ecologist
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Lori Reed, Operations Specialist
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Tina Dennison, Project Coordinator
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Hannah Ryan, Sagebrush Communications Specialist
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Brian McDonald, Agreements & Grants Specialist
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Jim Stutzman, Habitat Delivery Specialist
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Laurel Anders, Communications Program Coordinator
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Anna Kerr, SONEC Working Wetlands Conservation Delivery Coordinator
1001 South Higgins Avenue, Suite A1
Missoula, MT 59801
Duane Coombs, Sagebrush Collaborative Conservation Specialist
113 Carson Road, Suite 5/P.O. Box 67
Battle Mountain, NV 89820

 Lower Mississippi Valley Joint Venture
States: Western KY, TN, and MS, eastern OK, northeastern TX, northern LA, southern MO, and AR 
Keith McKnight, Joint Venture Coordinator
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
11942 FM 848
Tyler, TX 75707
Vicksburg, MS 39180-5269
Dale Yocum, Network Administrator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
2524 South Frontage Road, Suite C
Vicksburg, MS 39180-5269
Steve Brock, MAV Partnership Coordinator
DU Southern Regional Office
193 Business Park Drive, Suite E
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Linda McHan,Office Administrator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
2524 South Frontage Road, Suite C
Vicksburg, MS 39180-5269
Ledora Saints, Administrative Assistant
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
2524 South Frontage Road, Suite C
Vicksburg, MS 39180-5269
Anne Mini, Science Coordinator
DU Southern Regional Office
193 Business Park Drive, Suite E
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Blaine Elliott, GIS Applications Biologist
DU Southern Regional Office
193 Business Park Drive, Suite E
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Michael Mitchell, GIS/Remote Sensing Analyst
DU Southern Regional Office
193 Business Park Drive, Suite E
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Doyle Shook, WGCPO Partnership Coordinator
5510 Oakbrook Road
Alexander, AK 72002

 Northern Great Plains Joint Venture
States: Southeastern MT, southwestern ND, western SD, and northeastern WY
Dan Casey, Joint Venture Coordinator
33 Second Street East, Suite 10
Kalispell, MT 59901

 Oaks and Prairies Joint Venture
States: Central TX and OK
Jim Giocomo, Joint Venture Coordinator
1141 Rennaissance Trail
Round Rock, TX 78665
Jon Hayes, Conservation Delivery Specialist
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
111 E. Travis, Suite 200
La Grange, TX  78945
Ken Gee, Conservation Delivery Specialist - North
6438 Gene Autry Road
Ardmore, OK 73401

 Pacific Birds Habitat Joint Venture
States: AK, HI, western WA, OR, and northwestern CA
Brad Bales, U.S. Joint Venture Coordinator
601 Kallapuya Street
Dayton, OR 97114
Tasha Sargent, Canada Coordinator
Environment Canada
5421 Robertson Road, RR #1
Delta, BC, V4K 3N2
Canada
Bruce Harrison, Science Team Chair British Columbia, Canada
Sara Evans-Peters, Conservation Planner
Salem, OR
Lynn Fuller, Education and Outreach Specialist
Anchorage, AK
Lora Leschner, Partnership Coordinator
Arlington, WA
Tom Rothe, Partnership Coordinator
Anchorage, AK
J. Rubey, Partnership Coordinator
Big Island of Hawaii
Bruce Taylor, Partnership Coordinator
Portland, OR
Mark Petrie, Science Coordinator-Waterbirds
Vancouver, WA

 Playa Lakes Joint Venture
States: Eastern NM, southeastern CO, northcentral TX, and western OK, KS, and NE
Mike Carter, Joint Venture Coordinator
2675 Northpark Drive, Suite 208
Lafayette, CO 80026
Bob McCready, Deputy Joint Venture Coordinator
4889 Eagle Harbor Drive NE
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
Anne Bartuszevige, Conservation Science Director
2675 Northpark Drive, Suite 2080
Lafayette, CO 80026
Andrew Mackintosh, Business Operations Director
2675 Northpark Drive, Suite 208
Lafayette, CO 80026
Alex Daniels, GIS Director
2675 Northpark Drive, Suite 208
Lafayette, CO 80026
Kyle Taylor, GIS Analyst
2675 Northpark Drive, Suite 208
Lafayette, CO 80026
Christopher Rustay, Conservation Delivery Leader
7103 4th St, NW Suite O-5
Los Ranchos, NM 87107
Miruh Hamend, Communications Director
2675 Northpark Drive, Suite 208
Lafayette, CO 80026

 Prairie Pothole Joint Venture
States: Northern MT, northern and southeastern ND, eastern SD, western MN, northwestern IA
Casey Stemler, Joint Venture Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
P.O. Box 25486
Denver Federal Center
Denver, CO 80225
Sean Fields, Science Coordinator
922 Bootlegger Trail
Great Falls, MT 59404

 Rainwater Basin Joint Venture
State: Central NE
Andy Bishop, Joint Venture Coordinator
2550 N Diers Ave, Suite L
Grand Island, NE 68803
Niki Messmer, Office Manager
2550 N Diers Ave, Suite L
Grand Island, NE 68803
Doreen Pfost, Communication Specialist
3514 Linden Drive
Kearney, NE 68847
Tim Smith, Habitat Specialist
2550 N Diers Ave, Suite L
Grand Island, NE 68803
Roger Grosse, GIS Specialist
203 W. 2nd Street
Grand Island, NE 68801
Dana Varner, Science Coordinator
9325 S. Alda Road
Wood River, NE 68883

 Rio Grande Joint Venture
State: Southwestern TX
Vacant, Joint Venture Coordinator
4211 Rio Grande Lane
Mission, TX 78572
Jesús Franco, Assistant JV Coordinator
American Bird Conservancy
McAllen, TX 78504

 San Francisco Bay Joint Venture
State: CA: San Franisco Bay and surrounding counties
Beth Huning, Joint Venture Coordinator
735 B Center Blvd.
Fairfax, CA 94930
Sandy Scoggin, Assistant Joint Venture Coordinator
735 B Center Blvd.
Fairfax, CA 94930
Caroline Warner, Outreach Coordinator
735 B Center Blvd.
Fairfax, CA 94930

 Sonoran Joint Venture
States: Southern CA, Southern AZ
Jennie Duberstein, Joint Venture Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
738 North Fifth Ave Suite 102
Tucson, AZ 85705
Carol Beardmore, Science Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
2321 W. Royal Palm Rd. Suite 103
Phoenix, AZ 85021

 Upper Mississippi River/Great Lakes Joint Venture
States: Eastern MN, KS, and NE, central IA, northern MO and IL, western OH, all of MI, IN, OH, WI
Andy Forbes, Joint Venture Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
One Federal Drive
Fort Snelling, MN 55111-4056
Anna Sidie Slettedahl, Assistant Joint Venture Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
One Federal Drive
Fort Snelling, MN 55111-4056
Greg Soulliere, Science Coordinator
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
2651 Coolidge Rd., Suite 101
East Lansing, MI 48837

Canadian NAWMP Habitat Joint Ventures

 Canadian Intermountain Joint Venture
Tasha Sargent, Joint Venture Coordinator
Environment Canada
5421 Robertson Road, RR #1
Delta , BC, V4K 3N2
Canada

Eastern Habitat Joint Venture
Patricia Edwards, Joint Venture Coordinator
Canadian Wildlife Service
17 Waterfowl Lane
Sackville, New Brunswick E4L 1G6
Canada

 Pacific Birds Habitat Joint Venture
Tasha Sargent, Joint Venture Coordinator
Environment Canada
5421 Robertson Road, RR #1
Delta , BC, V4K 3N2
Canada

 Prairie Habitat Joint Venture
Deanna Dixon, Joint Venture Coordinator
Canadian Wildlife Service
Room 200
4999 - 98th Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T6B 2X3
Canada

Species Joint Ventures

 Arctic Goose Joint Venture
Deanna Dixon, Arctic Goose Joint Venture Coordinator
Canadian Wildlife Service
Western and Northern Region
Room 200
4999 - 98th Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T6B 2X3
Canada

 Black Duck Joint Venture
Patricia Edwards, Joint Venture Coordinator
Canadian Wildlife Service
17 Waterfowl Lane
Sackville, New Brunswick E4L 1G6
Canada
Patrick K. Devers, Science Coordinator
US Fish and Wildlife Service
Nelson Lab
11410 American Holly Drive
Laurel, MD 20708

 Sea Duck Joint Venture
Tim Bowman, U. S. Joint Venture Coordinator 
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Division of Migratory Bird and State Programs
1011 East Tudor Road
Anchorage, AK 99503
Richard Cotter, Canada/Atlantic Coordinator
Canadian Wildlife Service, Population Conservation Section
Environment Canada
801-1550 Avenue d'Estimauville, Quebec City (Quebec)
G1J 0C317

Last Updated: March 10, 2017