TRAVERSE CITY AREA STEELHEADERS
August 1, 2018
Guest Speaker: Dale Burkett
Dale Burkett is currently the Sea Lamprey Program Director at the Great Lakes Fishery Commission, having retired in 2014 as a senior administrator with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. His career has included aquatic resource research, management, administration, and policy experience spanning U.S. State and Federal agencies and an international Commission. He has been intimately involved in the American Fisheries Society and allied professional organizations, representing a wide range of multiple sustainable use resource interests. Dale's skills in strategic and tactical planning, facilitation, conflict resolution, information management, program advocacy, team-based management, and multi-agency issue management have been extensively called upon by State, Provincial and Federal Agencies, and the American Fisheries Society over his more than 40 years of service. He is adept at bringing diverse interest to consensus on multiple sustained use resource issues, challenges and actions.