IGFA Scientific Affiliates

IGFA Scientific Affiliates are international leaders in the fields of fisheries and marine biology who work to expand IGFA’s relationship with the scientific and academic communities.


Shannon Bower

Director of Fisheries Research for Infinity

Dr. Steven J Cooke

Professor of Fish Ecology and Conservation at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

Dr. Andy J. Danylchuk

Professor of Fish Conservation at the Department of Environmental Conservation at the Univeristy of Massachusetts Amherst

Dr. Nelson Ehrhardt

Professor of Marine Biology and Ecology at the University of Miami's Rosenstiel School Billfish Research Lab

John C. Holdsworth

Owner of Blue Water Marine Research

Dr. David Kerstetter

Associate Professor at the Department of Marine and Environmental Sciences at Nova Southeastern University

Dr. Julian Pepperell

Australian marine biologist and author, and a leading authority on marlin, sailfish, tuna, and sharks

Steven Sammons

Editor for the Journal of the Southeastern Associated Fish and Wildlife Agencies

Naren Sreenivasan

Conservation Biologist

Dr. Andrew Tayor

Assistant Professor of Fisheries Biology at the University of Central Oklahoma

Dr. Sean Tracey

Assistant Professor