Students & Staff

Travis Ellens

Travis Ellens
Graduate Student Assistant 
travisellens@gmail.com

Greg Chorak

Greg Chorak
Graduate Student Assistant 
chorakgr@gvsu.edu 

Suse LaGory

Suse LaGory
Graduate Student
lagorys@mail.gvsu.edu 


 

Andrya Whitten

Andrya Whitten
Adjunct Research Assistant
Lab Manager 
whittena@gvsu.edu

 

 

 
 

Former Graduate Students:

  • Jordan Allison (Current position: Transportation Endangered Species Biologist, Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission)
  • Matthew Altenritter (Current position: PhD student, University of Maine)
  • Matthew Breen (Current position: Natives Aquatics Biologist, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources)
  • Brandon Harris (Current position: Fisheries Field Technician, Michigan Department of Natural Resources)
  • Jared Homola (Current position: PhD Student, University of Maine)
  • William Keiper (Current position: Aquatic Biologist, Water Resources Division, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality)
  • Dana (VanHaitsma) Strouse (Current position: Environmental Quality Analyst, Water Resources Division, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality)
  • Kristin (Nelson) Thomas (Current position: Aquatic Ecologist, Michigan Council of Trout Unlimited)
  • Jessica Wesolek (Current position: Biological Laboratory Technician, Lake Superior State University)
  • Alex Wieten (Current position: Project Coordinator, Muskegon Conservation District)

Former Post-docs:

  • Yakuta Bhagat (Current position: Environmental Scientist, Barr Engineering Co.)
  • David Janetski (Current position: Assistant Professor, Indiana University of Pennsylvania)