Rhode Island Marine Fisheries Directory

State Leadership

  • Governor: Daniel McKee

Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RI DEM)

  • Director: Terrence Gray

Bureau of Natural Resources

  • Deputy Director: Jason McNamee

Division of Marine Fisheries

  • Chief: Conor McManus
  • Deputy Chief: Scott Olszewski
  • Deputy Chief: Julia Livermore

Rhode Island Marine Fisheries Council

  • Chair: Molly Ogren


  • Travis Barao
  • Andy Dangelo
  • Katie Eagan
  • Jason Jarvis
  • Michael Rice, Ph.D.
  • Mike Roderick

Rhode Island Marine Recreational Fisheries Program

  • Supervising Marine Biologist: John Lake
  • Principal Marine Biologist: Katie Rodrigue
  • Principal Marine Biologist: Chris Parkins

Contact Information

  • Address: RI Division of Marine Fisheries, 3 Fort Wetherill Rd., Jamestown, RI 02835
  • Phone: (401) 423-1923
  • Email:
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