About the Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission

Through the Code of Maryland Regulations (COMAR) 08.01.01, Title 08 DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES, Subtitle 01 OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY, Chapter 01 Advisory Committees Authority: Natural Resources Article, 1-102, 1-105, and 4-204, Annotated Code of Maryland 4-204 the Sport Fish Advisory Commission has the duty of advising the Director of Fisheries Service on all matters referred to the commission by the Director. SFAC is comprised of individuals from across the State whom represent the interests of various constituencies in recreational fisheries. They meet at the Tawes State Office Building in Annapolis, Maryland.

Maryland Sport and Tidal Fisheries Advisory Commissions Final Operating Guidelines (.pdf)


SFAC Commissioners

SFAC Memebers

Left to Right: Scott Sewell (proxy for Roger Trageser), Micah Dammeyer, Dr. Ray Morgan, Vince Ringgold, Kate Chaney, Val Lynch, Tim Smith, Dave Sikorski (Vice Chair), Phil Langley, Bill Goldsborough (Chair), Mark DeHoff, James Womack, Ed O'Brien, Jim Gracie (Outgoing Chair), (missing Beverly Fleming)

Upcoming Meeting Information
  • 4/29/2014 - Meeting of the Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission
  • 7/22/2014 - Meeting of the Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission
  • 10/14/2014 - Meeting of the Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission