Brian Pickard Elected US Graduate Student Representative for US International Association of Landscape Ecology

Pickard_BIO_photoAt the 2016 US International Association of Landscape Ecology conference in Asheville, NC, Brian Pickard (FER and CGA PhD Student) was elected as the US graduate student representative for a two-year term (2016-2018). In this role, Brian will represent all US-IALE graduate students as a voting member on the executive council, and act as an advocate and voice for graduate students. Other duties include organizing workshops aimed at promoting graduate student success through better education of funding opportunities, and planning student involvement activities such as student-mentor luncheons and social mixers.  Congratulations, Brian!