Dr. Grant Gilmore – Board member
Dr. Gilmore is a senior scientist with Estuarine, Coastal and Ocean Science, Inc. (ECOS). He founded ECOS in 2004 after spending 32 years with the Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution in Fort Pierce and Dynamac Corp. at the Kennedy Space Center. He has been studying the fish communities and ecology of Florida and the Caribbean Sea for the past 35 years, and is uniquely well-versed on the biodiversity of the St. Lucie River and Indian River Lagoon fish communities. He has published more than 70 technical and popular papers on fish ecology and life histories and has appeared on 16 nationally and internationally televised programs. Dr. Gilmore received his Ph.D. from the Florida Institute of Technology in 1988.