Contacts for Southeast Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation

SEPARC Administration

Co-Chairs

  • Becca Cozad

  • Vanessa Terrell

Secretary

  • Daniel Greene

Treasurer 

  • Laura Horton

Webmaster

  • Tanner Jessel

Communications Co-Coordinators

  • Tanner Jessel

  • Amanda Heh

SEPARC Task Teams

  • Disease/Parasites/Pathogens Task Team: Debra Miller, Amanda Duffus

  • Education & Outreach Task Team: Ashley LaVere

  • Gopher Frog/Crawfish Frog Working Group: Michael Lannoo, Jeff Hall

  • Reintroduction/Translocation Task Team: Tracey Tuberville, Kurt Buhlmann

  • Hellbenders Working Group: John Groves

  • Roads Task Team: vacant

  • Invasive Species Task Team: vacant

For more information, please use the contact form below.

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SEPARC Steering Committee

The Steering Committee assists co-chairs with strategic planning and communicating with task teams. The Steering Committee is composed of members representing the various partners (state and federal agencies, academia, and other organizations).

The 2019 Steering Committee members are:

From top left: JJ Apodaca, Jeff Hall, Katie Parson, Vanessa Terrell, Daniel Greene, Rebecca McKee, Todd Pierson.  From bottom left: Tanner Jessel, Robert Hill, Keri Lejeune, Michelle Guidugli-Cook, Renea Wilson, Gabrielle Graeter, Becca Cozad, Laura Horton.  Missing from photo: Alyssa Bangs, Andrew Cantrell, David Haskins, Ashley LaVere, Mark Mandica

From top left: JJ Apodaca, Jeff Hall, Katie Parson, Vanessa Terrell, Daniel Greene, Rebecca McKee, Todd Pierson.

From bottom left: Tanner Jessel, Robert Hill, Keri Lejeune, Michelle Guidugli-Cook, Renea Wilson, Gabrielle Graeter, Becca Cozad, Laura Horton.

Missing from photo: Alyssa Bangs, Andrew Cantrell, David Haskins, Ashley LaVere, Mark Mandica

Becca Cozad
Co-chair
Nokuse Plantation/Private Lands/FL

Vanessa Terrell
Co-chair
UGA/Academia/GA

Katie Parson
Committee Member - Past Co-chair
UGA/Academia- MS/GA

Andrew Cantrell
Committee Member - Past Co-chair
Alabama A&M/Academia/AL

Gabrielle Graeter
Committee Member - Past Co-chair
NCWRC/State Agency/NC

JJ Apodaca
Committee Member - Past Co-chair
Amphibian and Reptile Conservancy/Non-profit/NC

Jeff Hall
Committee Member
NCWRC/State Agency/NC

Keri Lejeune
Committee Member
LA Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries/State Agency/ LA

Michelle Guidugli-Cook
Committee Member
KYDOW/State Agency/KY

Robert Hill
Committee Member
Zoo Atlanta/Zoo/GA

Laura Horton
Committee Member, Treasurer
TSU/Academia- MS/TN

Ashley LaVere
Committee Member
UGA/Academia- MS/GA

Todd Pierson
Committee Member
UT/Academia- PhD/TN

Alyssa Bangs
Committee Member
USFWS/Federal Agency/AR

Mark Mandica
Committee Member
Amphibian Foundation/Non-Profit/GA

Renea Wilson
Committee Member
ESI/Consultant/OH

Daniel Greene
Committee Member, Secretary
Weyerhaeuser Company/Private lands/MS

Rebecca McKee
Committee Member
UGA/Academia- MS/GA

David Haskins
Committee Member
UGA/Academia- PhD/GA