Staff Archives: Sherri Pristash

Sherri Photo by Kurt Byers.

Former Meetings Coordinator

(left in 2009)

Alaska Sea Grant role

Organize Wakefield Fisheries Symposium Series and other scientific meetings. Joined Alaska Sea Grant in January 1992.


B.S. Biology, 1986, University of Alaska Fairbanks


Organize international symposia for academic and industry scientists and regional resource managers.

Recent projects

Selected awards and accomplishments

Hold the Alaska Dog Mushers Association 8-dog, 12-mile track record (set in 1998). Consistent wins in equestrian dressage and hunter competitions; year-end high point and show championships. Sailed both coasts of Florida and the Okeechobee Waterway in a 23-foot Rob Roy yawl rig, double-ended sailboat.