Commissioners

The Great Lakes Fishery Commission is made up of eight Commissioners (four appointed from each the United States and Canada) and one U.S. Alternate Commissioner. Commissioners of the United States are appointed by the President for six-year terms. Commissioners of Canada are appointed by the Privy Council and serve at the Council's pleasure.

Commissioners (United States)

  • William Taylor, Chair
  • Ethan Baker
  • Don Pereira, Chair US Section
  • David Ullrich
  • Charlie Wooley

Commissioners (Canada)

  • James McKane, Vice-chair
  • Jean-Guy Forgeron
  • Robert Hecky
  • Vacant

Timeline: Commissioners of the Great Lakes Fishery Commission