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Rhode Island Saltwater Anglers Association
2002 Officers & Board Of Directors
Stephen Medeiros

Serving a fifth term as President, Steve has been an untiring supporter and worker for RISAA. He is a member of the Rhode Island Marine Fisheries Council (RIMFC), is the state representative for the Recreational Fishing Alliance (RFA), and he also sits on several local and national boards and fisheries groups.
Douglas MacPherson
1st Vice President

Doug is a hard-working member who serves as Legislative Committee chair, and works on several other committees. Doug is also a member of the RIMFC Fluke and Winter Flounder Advisory Panels.
William Sosnicki
2nd Vice President

Bill is a member of several RISAA committees, including Boat Show, Education, Legislative, and chairs the Tag & Release Committee. He serves on the RIMFC Bluefish/Weakfish and Winter Flounder Advisory Panels.
Captain Stephen Segerson

Beside serving as Secretary, Steve is also chairman of the Education Committee, which is responsible for the monthly seminars and the annual Take-A-City-Kid Fishing Day. He also serves on just about every RISAA committee.
Steven Travisono

Steve "Sea Dog" Travisono is serving his third term as Treasurer, and also serves on the Boat Show, Charter Trips, Education, Entertainment, Newsletter and Tournament Committees.
Robert Masse

Bob is RISAA's first Sargeant-At-Arms, elected to serve in that position in a special election on April 29th. A 3-year RISAA member, Bob also serves on the Boat Show, Entertainment, Legislative, Merchandise, Newsletter, and Tournaments Committees.


The Board of Directors, beside including the above named officers, also include four at-large positions, and elected to serve are:
David Fewster

"Squid" is serving a third term as a RISAA Board Member. He also chairs the Charter Trips Committee and is Vice Chair of the Tournaments Committee. He also serves on the Education and Boat Ramps Committee.
Robert Moeller

Bob is serving his first time as a member of the Board. He also serves on the Charter Trips, Tag & Release, and Tournaments Committees.
Thomas Pelletier

"Thom-Cat" is a three-time Board Member, who also works on the Newsletter Committee.
Donald Smith

Don is currently serving is second term as a RISAA Board Member. He is the Rhode Island representative to the ASMFC Menhaden Advisory Board. He chairs the RISAA's Tri-State Tournament Committee and also serves as Vice Chairman of the Fund-Raising Committee.