Representative to the North American Banding Council


List of Past Presidents

Dr. Jameson (Jim) F. Chace Departments of Biology & Biomedical Sciences and Environmental Studies, Salve Regina University, 100 Ochre Point Avenue Newport, RI 02840; email:
First Vice-President Dr. Timothy J. O’Connell Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management, Oklahoma State University, 018 Ag Hall, Stillwater, OK 74078; email:
Second Vice-President Dr. Dan Klem Biology Department, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA 18104; email:
Immediate Past President Dr. Mark E. Deutschlander Biology Department, Hobart & William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY 14456; email:
Secretary Dr. Lindsey Walters Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY 41099; email:
Treasurer Dr. Margaret Hatch Penn State Scranton; email:
Editor, Wilson Journal of Ornithology Dr. Ernesto Ruelas Inzunza Instituto de Biotecnología y Ecología Aplicada, Universidad Veracruzana, Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico 91090; email
Book Review Editor, Wilson Journal of Ornithology Dr. Bruce Beehler Division of Birds, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20013-7012; email:
Librarian Janet Hinshaw Van Tyne Memorial Library, Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1079; email:
Elected Councilors
  2018 – 2021
  Dr. Greg Keller Department of Biology, Gordon College, Wenham, MA; email:
  Jordan E. Rutter, M.Sc. American Bird Conservancy, Washington, DC 20008; email:; Twitter: @JERutter
  Dr. Jason Courter Biology, Malone University, Canton, OH 44709; email:
  2019 – 2022
  Dr. Meg Hatch Department of Biology, Penn State Scranton, Dunmore, PA 18512; email:
  Dr. Desiree Narango Advanced Science Research Center, City University of New York; email:
  Dr. Jason Luscier Department of Biology, LeMoyne College in Syracuse, NY; email:
  2020 – 2023
  Dr. Dan Baldassarre Department of Biological Sciences, SUNY Oswego, Oswego, NY 13126; email:
  Dr. Jennie Duberstein Sonoran Joint Venture, Tucson, AZ 85705; email:
  Dr. Medhavi Ambardar Department of Biological Sciences, Fort Hays State University, Kansas City, KS 66160; email:
Representatives to the Ornithological Council
  Dr. Dan Klem (Chair, OC Board ) Biology Department, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA 18104; email:
  Dr. Robert L. Curry Department of Biology, Villanova University 800 Lancaster Ave., Villanova PA 19085; email:; Twitter: @Bob_Curry
Representatives to the North American Banding Council
  Dr. Kristen Covino Biology Department, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659; email:; Twitter @CovinoKristen
  Laura Marsh NOVA Conservation, Chattanooga, TN 37405; email: