2015-2016 Committees

Below are all the committees for the FHS. Click on the link for each committee to read a brief update on what each is up to this year. The FHS Procedures Manual has now been posted as a reference for all FHS members. It's function is to provide current and future FHS members with a reference document that specifies the functions and duties of all offices, committees and other workings of the Section

Executive Committee (elected) (Voting)

The ExCom is composed of voting members elected by the FHS and the non-voting chairs of all FHS committees. The ExCom determines section policy, chooses the winner of the Snieszko award, conducts business consistent with objectives of the Section, and authorizes all expenditures of section funds. 

  • , President  
  • , President elect
  • Vice President
  • David Groman Past President
  • , Sec/Treasurer 


Journal of Aquatic Animal Health

  • , Editor, JAAH x242
  • , Editor, JAAH 

Standing Committees

Archives (appointed)

Awards (appointed)

  •  (Chair)

Continuing Education (appointed)

  •  (chair)
  • 1-

Nominating and Balloting Committee (elected)

  • (chair)  
  • David Groman

Professional Standards Committee (elected)

  • oe Marcino, (Secretary to Chair)
  •  (Chair) 
  • ()

Policy/Position Development Committee (elected)

  •  (Chair)
  • x276

Technical Standards Committee (elected)

  •  (Chair) ext. 120


Ad Hoc Committees

Inspection Manual Committee 2015-2016


  •   (Past Co-Chair)
  •  (Chair)
  • , (President)


  • (Past Co-chair)
  • (Co-Chair)  
  • (USFWS National Fish Health Coordinator)



International Meeting Oversight Committee

Professional Certifications

  • , (Chair)
  • x21

Section Communications Committee

  • , (Chair), Listserv Editor
  • , Website Editor

Student Involvement Committee

  • , (Chair) 
  • , Student Page

Recruitment and Retention Committee

  • ,  

Fish Health Laboratory QA/QC Committee