Battenkill Watershed Alliance Board Member
NYS Council TU Resource Management VP
Retired MD practiced pediatrics in Glens Falls with wife Kathy for 34 years. BA in biology. Fly fisherman & tyer for 60 yrs. Life member of Trout Unlimited, Helped found Adirondack Chapter serving '84-present), TU National Grassroots Trustee 2011-17. Trained and certified in stream assessment and natural channel restoration with 25 yr experience, developed NYS Council TU Stream Assessment Manual, NYTU.org website, trainer & lecturer on natural stream systems & restoring trout waters, 17 yrs working with US Fish & Wildlife Service on Battenkill & Ausable Watersheds. Established Battenkill Home River Initiative (2017 - present). Member of TU's NY based Restoration Team. NYS Council TU Resource Management VP 2002-present). Member Battenkill Watershed Alliance Board. Recipient of numerous conservation awards from Trout Unlimited, 2008 recipient of NYS American Fisheries Society Conservation Award.
Battenkill: I'm passionate about the Battenkil's exceptional potential to expand, improve and sustain a robust wild trout fishery for all to enjoy well into the future.