Commissioners

The Great Lakes Fishery Commission is made up of eight Commissioners (four appointed from each the United States and Canada) and one U.S. Alternate Commissioner. Commissioners of the United States are appointed by the President for six-year terms. Commissioners of Canada are appointed by the Privy Council and serve at the Council's pleasure.

Pictured above: GLFC annual meeting 2021

Commissioners (United States)

  • Ethan Baker (Vice-Chair)
  • William Taylor
  • Charlie Wooley
  • Vacant
  • Vacant

Commissioners (Canada)

  • James (Jim) McKane (Chair)
  • Jean-Guy Forgeron
  • Robert (Bob) Hecky
  • Earl Provost
  • Vacant

Timeline: Commissioners of the Great Lakes Fishery Commission