Joint Monkfish Committee

Monkfish is managed jointly with the New England Fishery Management Council (New England is the lead Council). The Joint Monkfish Oversight Committee is composed of members of both Councils. Please refer to the monkfish page on the New England Council's website for additional information and updates.

Mid-Atlantic Council Members

  • Laurie Nolan, Vice-Chair
  • Jeffrey Brust
  • Steve Heins
  • Peter Hughes
  • Roger Mann
  • Wes Townsend
  • Mike Pentony (Mike Ruccio)

New England Council Members

  • Eric Reid, Chair
  • Mark Alexander
  • Terry Alexander
  • Elizabeth Etrie
  • Mark Gibson
  • John Pappalardo
  • David Pierce


Italics – full voting members on assigned committees but non-voting MAFMC members