CA LCP Steering Committee

The CA LCP Steering Committee directs staff activities and reports LCP information to a larger audience of CA LCP affiliates made up of research and conservation partners, interested parties, and associated organizations. It serves as the executive body for decision-making and charts the vision, develops a strategic plan, and guides the progress of the CA LCP.

Steering Committee Members

Bureau of Land Management: Jim Weigand, CA State Office
Bureau of Reclamation: Shana Kaplan, Division of Planning; Alternate: Jobaid Kabir
National Park Service: Denise Louie, Asst Team Lead, Natural Resources; Alternate: Sarah Allen
NOAA: Natalie Cosentino-Manning, Marine Habitat Restoration Specialist
NRCS: Tom Hedt, State Resource Conservationist; Alternate: Tom Moore
Southwest Climate Adaptation Science Center: Steve Jackson, Director; Alternate: Carolyn Enquist
US Fish & Wildlife Service: Larry Rabin, Assistant Regional Director, Science Applications; Alternate: Debra Schlafmann
USDA Forest Service: Diana Craig, Deputy Director, Ecosystem Management, and Chrissy Howell, Program Manager, Ecosystem Function and Health
US Geological Survey: Keith Miles, Center Director, Western Ecological Research Center

CA Dept. Fish and Wildlife: Christina Sloop, Science Institute
CA Dept. Water Resources: Jennifer Morales, Climate Change Coordinator; Alternate: John Andrew
CA Coastal Conservancy: Mary Small, Deputy Executive Officer; Alternate: Sam Schuchat

California Fish Passage Forum: Javier Linares, Chair; Alternate: Kevin Shaffer
Central Valley Joint Venture: Vacant, Coordinator; Alternate: Ruth Ostroff
Climate Science Alliance South Coast: Megan Jennings, Scientific Program Manager; Alternate: Amber Pairis
Conservation Biology Institute: Wayne Spencer [Chair], Director of Conservation Assessment and Planning; Alternate: Deanne DiPietro
Point Blue Conservation Science: Tom Gardali, Director Pacific Coast and Central Valley; Alternate: Grant Ballard
Sonoran Joint Venture: Jennie Duberstein, Coordinator
SF Bay Joint Venture: Sandra Scoggin, San Francisco Bay JV Coordinator

Tribal Team: Dore Beitz, Mewuk Tribe

Staff: Kim Tenggardjaja, Coordinator, CDFW

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