Executive Committee

The purpose of this committee is to provide general guidance, direction, and support for the program. The Committee develops policies on issues and funding; Reviews/Approves work plans; sets financial goals for non-federal share obligation required to match EPA funds received (Finance Committee); and provides a platform for vetting emerging environmental issues from a variety of perspectives. The Executive Committee is made up of at least 15 members, including the Marine Environmental Science Consortium/Dauphin Island Sea Lab Director, federal and state agency director or designees, Management Conference committee chairs, and at least four at-large members identified by staff recommendations. This group engages in the following:

  1. Develop overall by-laws for the conference.
  2. Approve Action Plans/oversee activities of the MBNEP office.
  3. Provide a forum for an exchange of information (each meeting would consist of each committee providing a report of its activities/issues).
  4. Appoint and charge Ad Hoc Committees as needed based on recommendations of MBNEP (Issues Advisory Committees).

Meeting Information

August 26, 2020: Agenda, Minutes, Presentation
May 29, 2020: Agenda, Minutes
March 13, 2020: Agenda, Minutes, Presentation (PDF, 6.4MB)

September 20, 2019: Agenda, Minutes, Presentation
June 7, 2019: Agenda, Minutes, Presentation
March 22, 2019: Agenda, Minutes, Presentation (PDF, 7.1MB)

Archive (2012-2018)