About NJAS
Our Staff

The staff of New Jersey Audubon is a talented, dedicated group of people, eager to be of service to our members and friends. Under the leadership of our Executive Director, the staff endeavors to foster environmental awareness and a conservation ethic among New Jersey's citizens, to protect New Jersey's birds, mammals, other animals, and plants, especially endangered and threatened species, and to promote preservation of New Jersey's valuable natural habitats.

In the table below, click on the staff person’s name in order to see their email address.

Name & E-MailTitleDepartment
Eric StilesPresident and Chief Executive OfficerNJAS Headquarters
Thomas J. GilmorePresident EmeritusNJAS Headquarters
Mike AllenResearch Project CoordinatorResearch Department
Mike AndersonSanctuary DirectorScherman-Hoffman Sanctuaries
Lillian ArmstrongSpecial Events CoordinatorCape May Bird Observatory
Stephen BagenFinancial AdministratorNJAS Headquarters
Scott BarnesProgram DirectorAll Things Birds
Jennifer BasileAdministrative AssistantScherman-Hoffman Sanctuaries
Kim BeidlerProject Director-Delaware River Watershed CoalitionConservation Department
Rene' BuccinnaAdministrative Asst. Research and EducationResearch Department
Jeremy CaggianoStewardship Project Coordinator - ForesterConservation Department
John CecilVice President for StewardshipConservation Department
Hazel ConnerDevelopment AssistantNJAS Headquarters
Mike CreweProgram DirectorCape May Bird Observatory
Brittany DobrzynskiStewardship Specialist - SouthConservation Department
Carol DomenicoClerical Assistant/Nature Store AssociateNature Center of Cape May
Donald DonnellyStewardship Project Director - ForesterConservation Department
Jennifer DowdProject Coordinator - Eco Schools USAEducation Department
Pete DunneBirding AmbassadorCape May Bird Observatory
Frank ElmuccioStewardship TechnicianConservation Department
Madeline EmdeConservation AssociateConservation Department
Joyce FajnorExecutive Assistant & DIrector of Human ResourcesNJAS Headquarters
Nancy FiskeSanctuary DirectorPlainsboro Preserve
Lindsay GaffordStewardship Department SpecialistConservation Department
Susan Garretson FriedmanNature Store ManagerScherman-Hoffman Sanctuaries
Joe GrilloDirector of DevelopmentNJAS Headquarters
Linda HaanDirector Corporate & Foundation RelationsNJAS Headquarters
Laurie HagamanTeacher NaturalistLorrimer Sanctuary
Sudha IyerVice President Finance and AdministrationNJAS Headquarters
David La Puma, Ph.D.Director - Cape May Bird ObservatoryCape May Bird Observatory
Jean LynchStewardship Projector Director - SouthConservation Department
Mindy LynchDevelopment AssociateNJAS Headquarters
Tim LynchNature Store AssociateScherman-Hoffman Sanctuaries
Gylla MacGregorProject Director -GISConservation Department
Chris MagarelliWeb SpecialistNJAS Headquarters
Nancy MansfieldDevelopment OfficerNJAS Headquarters
Kristen MeistrellStewardship Specialist - SouthConservation Department
John MilneMaintenancePlainsboro Preserve
David Mizrahi, Ph.D.Vice President for ResearchResearch Department
Kelly MooijVice President for Government RelationsConservation Department
Brian MoscatelloSales ManagerCape May Bird Observatory
Kristin MylecraineSenior Research ScientistResearch Department
Chris NeffDirector of CommunicationsNJAS Headquarters
Brian O'LearyVice President for DevelopmentNJAS Headquarters
John ParkeStewardship Project Director - North RegionConservation Department
Stephanie PunnettProgram DirectorScherman-Hoffman Sanctuaries
Rick RadisEditor, New Jersey Audubon magazine and Seasons/Center FocusCape May Bird Observatory
Dale RosseletVice President for EducationEducation Department
Jessica ScheraNature Store AssociateCape May Bird Observatory
Patrick ScheuerSanctuary DirectorLorrimer Sanctuary
Bob SchmidtFinancial Analyst and Contracts SpecialistNJAS Headquarters
Deborah ShawAdministrative DirectorCape May Bird Observatory
Cari SlotterbackNature Store AssociateCape May Bird Observatory
Dorothy SmullenTeacher NaturalistScherman-Hoffman Sanctuaries
Megan TinsleyConservation AdvocateConservation Department
Chris TonkinsonProgram RegistrarCape May Bird Observatory
Nellie Tsipoura, Ph.D.Senior Research Scientist & Director of Citizen ScienceResearch Department
Kelly WenzelProject Coordinator - Urban EducationEducation Department
Gretchen WhitmanSanctuary DirectorNature Center of Cape May
Christine WhortonTeacher Naturalist - Urban OutreachEducation Department
Sam WilsonTeacher NaturalistNature Center of Cape May
Anna Wright-PiersantiTeacher NaturalistPlainsboro Preserve