Current Members


Paul Grammer

M.S. Coastal Science,

Coastal Carolina University


B.S. Marine Biology,

Coastal Carolina University

Research Technician


Kasea Price

B.S. Marine Biology,

Northwest Missouri State University 

Research Technician 


Eric Haffey

B.S. Marine Science,

Coastal Carolina University

Research Technician 


Kati Wright

B.S. Wildlife Conservation,

B.S.  Marine Fisheries Conservation,

Virginia Tech 

Research Technician 


Elizabeth Greenheck

B.S. Biology, Society, and the Environment,

University of Minnesota 

MS Student

Gulf Sturgeon Movement in Mobile Bay and Modeling Holding Areas in the Pascagoula River 


Austin Draper

B.S. Biological Sciences,

University of Wisconsin - Whitewhater

MS Student

Multispecies movements around created oyster reef and natural habitats 


Glenn T. Schumacher

B.S. Fisheries and Aquatic Science,

University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point 

MS Student

Nekton dynamics around alternative bulkhead designs in Mississippi 

Alfonso Cohuo

B.S. Marine Biology,

Texas A&M - Corpus Christi


MS Student

Estimating abundance, mortality, and habitat use of Gulf Sturgeon

Past Members


McKenzie Turpin

B.S. Biology Expected 2020


Honors Student

Parasite community of Saltmarsh Topminnow in MS


Fressia Bechard

B.S. Marine Biology,

Belmont University


Undergraduate Thesis - 2019

Spatiotemporal analysis of parasite communities in anchovies if the Mississippi Sound

Currently: NASA DEVELOP Intern, Langley Research Center