Fishery Management Specialist
Brandon Muffley joined the Council staff in 2016 and has nearly 20 years of experience related to state and federal fishery management and science issues. He is the staff member responsible for coordinating the activities of the Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee and implementing the scientific and management objectives of the Council’s Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management guidance document. He also coordinates activities on a number of different state/federal issues and science initiatives. Prior to joining the Council, Brandon worked for the New Jersey Marine Fisheries Administration within the Division of Fish and Wildlife where he served in a number of positions including Administrator, Bureau Chief and Research Scientist. He has a Bachelor’s degree from Rider University in Marine Science and a Master’s degree in Fisheries Science from the University of Maryland.