Class of 2009
Back row (left to right): Amy Zavala, Tiffany Whitsitt, Lesa Kardash, Dana Sanchez, Whisper Camel, Jena Moon, Katlin Miller, Theresa Zimmerman. Front Row (left to right): Laura Bies (TWS Staff), Cherri Nolden (TWS LI Committee Co-Chair), Dan Walsh, Nick Kaczor, Dan McDonald, Mindy Rice, Kerry Nicholson, Audrey Owens, Sarah Bucklin.
The 2009 Leadership Institute culminated in Monterey, California with a cohort of 15 participants from federal and state agencies, tribal entities, and academia.
Sarah Bucklin, Bureau of Land Management, Wyoming
Whisper Camel, Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, Montana
Nick Kaczor, Bureau of Land Management, Wyoming
Lesa Kardash, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Daniel McDonald, Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
Katlin Miller, Colorado State University Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology (2008 graduate)
Jena Moon, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas
Kerry Nicholson, University of Arizona School of Natural Resources (PhD Candidate)
Audrey Owens, Arizona Game and Fish Department
Mindy Rice, Colorado Division of Wildlife
Dana Sanchez, Oregon State University Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
Daniel Walsh, Colorado Division of Wildlife
Tiffany Whitsitt, Oklahoma Biological Survey
Amy Zavala, Kansas Department of Wildlife & Parks
Teresa Zimmerman, Chadron State College Department of Applied Sciences, Nebraska
The Wildlife Society appreciates the support of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for sponsoring the 2009 Leadership Institute.