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Quinault NFH Fish Culturalist Bob Nash


  • Hatchery Manager: Vacant


  • Dan Magneson, Assistant Hatchery Manager


    Dan came to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in 1989, and has previously worked at the former Tunison Laboratory of Fish Nutrition and Hagerman, Carson, Warm Springs and Willard NFH's as well as the Vancouver Fisheries Program Office. Dan holds an A.S. in Wildlife Management from North Dakota State University - Bottineau Branch and a B.S. in Fisheries and Wildlife Biology from Iowa State University.

  • Brock Everts, Biological Science Technician


    Brock joined QNFH in 2020 and previously worked at the Columbia River Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office. Brock graduated from WSU in 2019 with his bachelor's degree. Prior to this he served in the Marine corps and deployed to Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Gulf of Aden. Brock enjoys hiking, hunting, and caring for plants and animals.

  • Mike Stewart, Fish Culturist

    ManagerMike Steward is one of two fish Culturalist at QNFH. He was hired in September 2012 after attending a Job Fair at Naval Base Kitsap. Mike spent 20 years in the United States Navy, on five different Aircraft Carriers and three F/A-18 squadrons, visiting half the world, and moving him and his family up and down the west coast. He retired as an Aviation Ordnance Chief Petty Officer and is originally from eastern Iowa.

  • Paul Kaiser, Fish Culturist Contractor

    ManagerPaul has over 37 years of government service and started working at Quilcene NFH as a Fish Culturist in 1991. He worked the previous 10 years as a seasonal fire fighter for the U.S. Forest Service in Quilcene, Washington. Paul grew up on a farm in Michigan and has a B.A. in Biology and Earth Science from Concordia University in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He enjoys hiking, camping, fishing and hunting.

  • Dave Knox, Maintenance Mechanic Contractor

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    Dave has over 40 years of government service. He worked for the U.S. Forest Service for 20 years as a Engineering Equipment Operator before coming to work at Quilcene NFH as a Maintenance Mechanic. He ensures that the facility and grounds are maintained and cared for as well as all the equipment and vehicles. He is proficient in use of backhoe, forklift, excavator, UTV, as well as 10 yard dump truck (hauling 35 foot fish marking trailer around the Olympic Peninsula). He enjoys working on cars, riding motorcycles.


Last Updated: October 9, 2014
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