Ann Erickson, M.S.
Ann is a Marine Mammal Specialist working primarily on section 7 Endangered Species Act consultations. She brings nearly 20 years of diverse experience in biological sciences and natural resource management. Prior to joining NOAA Fisheries in 2021, she worked as a permitting specialist, wetland scientist, and botanist in private industry, government contracting, and academia.
Ann is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she earned a B.S. in Forest Science in 2001 and a M.S. in Natural Resources and Environmental Science in 2003. She is a native of south central Illinois, but has called Alaska home since 2005.