Steering Committee

The purpose of the Steering Committee, on behalf of the CISMA partners, is to provide direction, identify opportunities, and further the goal of cooperative invasive species management. These partners have stepped up to provide guidance for the CISMA and the CISMA Coordinator.


Ken Kerkhof

Northern Natives Erosion Control, LLC

Dr. Kevin Kapuscinski

Lake Superior State University's Center for Freshwater Research and Education


Charlene DeWitt

Hiawatha Shore-to-Shore Chapter, North Country Trail Association

Mike McCarthy

Chippewa Luce Mackinac    Conservation District

Tiffany Escherich

Bay Mills Indian Community

David Jentoft

Michigan DNR - Wildlife Division

Mike Stoll

Les Cheneaux Watershed Council

Meeting Minutes

Nick Cassel

Upper Peninsula Resource Conservation and Development Council