Dorothy Merritts

AGU member since 1989. Professor, Franklin and Marshal College, Department of Earth and Environment, Lancaster, Pa.

Volunteer experience includes serving as chair of two National Academy of Sciences committees: 1) Committee on Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (2014–present) and 2) Committee on Challenges and Opportunities in Earth Surface Processes (2007–2010). Led and/or served on steering committees for multiple NSF-funded workshops, including two workshops on using lidar for topographic analysis. Served as chair of the Department of Earth and Environment, 2013–2016; served as chair of the Environmental Studies Program ~10 years since 2003.