Staff of the Adirondack Center for
Dr. Nina Schoch, Executive Director
A wildlife veterinarian and biologist, Dr. Nina Schoch has been studying loons in the Adirondacks since 1998. Dr. Schoch practiced small animal medicine from 1991-2002 and is a licensed wildlife rehabilitator. She is a member of numerous conservation and wildlife health related organizations, and has written many scientific and lay articles about the results of the Adirondack loon research. She received the NYS Outdoor Writers Association M. Paul Keesler NY Outdoor Citizen Award in 2011, and was inducted into the NYS Outdoorsmen Hall of Fame in 2014.
Dr. Martha Van Der Voort
With a PhD in biology and a Masters in wildlife and fisheries resources, Martha has a strong interest in the interplay of ecology and human activities. She has a broad combination of environmental conservation, field research, and non-profit experience, all of which has greatly contributed to the big-picture and strategic planning for the future of the Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation
Barbara Brisson, our Office/Retail Manager and Communications Director. adds wide experience in organizational management, communication, and marketing to the Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation. She enjoys using her creativity to produce a variety of promotional materials, and will be contributing greatly to our outreach materials, as well as our online presence.