Photo of Rebecca HufftCongratulations to SCBNA’s new President-Elect: Becky Hufft!

Dr. Becky Hufft, current Treasurer of SCB North America, is the new SCBNA President-Elect following a special board election to fill the position. Becky will continue fulfill her Treasurer duties until the position is filled in the Spring 2023 board election. Thank you to all members who voted in the special election!

Dr. Hufft is the Associate Director of Applied Conservation at Denver Botanic Gardens, where she has overseen plant conservation projects since 2011. Becky is a broadly trained conservation biologist whose research interests include restoration, urban biodiversity, ex situ conservation, long-term monitoring, and phenology. She co-chaired the North American Congress for Conservation Biology 2020 and has served as the Treasurer for SCBNA since 2020. Becky looks forward to continuing to support the organization and its mission as President-Elect.

Learn more about SCB North America’s board members on our Who We Are page. If you’re interested in the various board roles, descriptions are available here. We will have an informational session about serving on the SCB North America board in early 2023 – several board positions will be up for election in spring 2023.