New York, At-Large Appointed Member (3rd term, Exp. 2021)
Captain Anthony DiLernia is currently both the Director of Maritime Technology at Kingsborough Community College, a unit of The City University of New York, a charter boat operator with thirty five years experience in the Mid-Atlantic region, and an occasional outdoor writer.
His past positions have included Chairman of NOAA’s Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee, membership on the New York Seafood Council and the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, (1991-2002), President of the New York State Marine Education Association and President of the United Boatmen of New York. He has received awards for his work in fisheries management from, the Science Council of New York, the New York Fishing Tackle Trades Association, the Coastal Conservation Association of New York, and the Northeast region of the National Marine Fisheries Service.