Carrie Brown-Lima is a Senior Extension Associate and the Director of the NY Invasive Species Research Institute at Cornell University.  In this role, she works closely with research scientists, state and federal agencies, the NY Invasive Species Council and Advisory Committee and regional managers and stakeholders to promote innovation and improve the scientific basis of invasive species management.

Carrie has nearly 20 years of experience working with natural resource conservation and management across ecosystems and borders. Prior to her position with the Research Institute, Carrie spent 11 years promoting conservation strategies and partnerships in Brazil and throughout Latin America on diverse programs such as sustainable fisheries certifications, agriculture and conservation, and transboundary protected areas.

Phone: 1-607-255-2854
Email: cjb37@cornell.edu

Audrey Bowe is a Research Assistant for NYISRI.  She graduated from Cornell University in 2014 with a B.S. in Natural Resources, and has five years of experience working in an invasive species research lab.

Email: aeb286@cornell.edu

Special Contributors

Amrita Mookerjee:  Logo design

Grant Dobson:  Beech scale (Cryptococcus fagisuga) background

Brendan Quirion, Joseph Chase:  Header images