Board of Directors


The NatureServe Board of Directors met with our Executive Team at the August 2014 board meeting.NatureServe operates as a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization under the direction of a 17-person Board of Directors, whose members include both network and at-large representatives.

Nicole Firlotte - Manitoba, Canada (Chair)
Acting Coordinator
Manitoba Conservation Data Centre

Mary Klein - Virginia
President & CEO
NatureServe

Andy Kaiser - New York (Vice Chair)
Partner, Private Banking
Goldman Sachs

Larry Master - New York (Vice Chair)
Conservationist

Sabra Tonn - Arizona (Vice Chair)
Coordinator
Arizona Heritage Data Management System

Mary Ann Lawler - Virginia (Treasurer)
Former Director of Budget, Department of the Interior

J. Douglas Ripley - Arizona (Secretary)
Environmental Consultant
Former Natural and Cultural Resources Manager, Department of the Air Force

Michael Andrews - North Carolina
Vice President and Chief Conservation Fellow
The Nature Conservancy

Marcia Angle - North Carolina
Former Professor of Environmental Epidemiology
Duke University, Nicholas School of Environment

James Brumm - New York
President
Glastonbury Commons, Ltd.

DJ Evans - New York
Director
New York Natural Heritage Program

Jim Geringer - Wyoming
Former Governor of Wyoming
Director of Policy and Public Sector Strategies
Esri

Kimberly Nelson - Washington, D.C.
Executive Director, eGovernment
Microsoft Corporation

Dick Raines - Virginia
President
CARFAX

Aníbal Ramírez Soto, Veracruz
Forest Ecology Project Coordinator
Pronatura Veracruz

Hilary Swain - Florida
Executive Director
Archbold Biological Station

James Thorsell - Alberta
Senior Advisor for World Heritage
International Union for Conservation of Nature