Feb. 17, 2011
Jeff Regnart was appointed as Director of the Division of Commercial Fisheries starting today. He was teh regional supervisor position within the Division of Commercial Fisheries, Central Region.
During his career, Regnart has held diverse and increasingly complex positions within the Dept, in addition to serving on numerous fishery panels and forums. In his recent position as regional supervisor for the central region, he was responsible for program administration and supervision of all management and research activities including those for Bristol Bay, Cook Inlet and Prince William Sound. Before being appointed regional supervisor in 2003, Regnart worked his way up from a Biologist I in 1990 to Biologist IV in 19998. He started his career with the Department as a fish and wildlife technician in 1984.
Regnart attained a BS in biology from Western Washington University and attended Humboldt State University where he completed his MS in fishery management.
Regnart will continue to work out of the Anchorage area.