Fish and Wildlife Economics and Statistics

Our Staff

Southwick Associates, Inc. is comprised of economics and statistics professionals possessing unique skills and experiences. Together, we have in-depth experience working with local, state, national and international governments and businesses to help improve their understanding of the values, benefits and profits possible from fish and wildlife-related resources. Based on our experience, we understand the real world applications of economic theory. We can help clients better address many legal, legislative and public communication issues through the practical application of reliable and accurate economic information. Key Southwick Associates and researchers include:

  • Rob Southwick


    Rob Southwick is the President of Southwick Associates. For more than 25 years, Southwick Associates has been the leader in fish and wildlife economics and expert in outdoor-related business trends. […]

  • Tom Allen

    Vice President
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    Tom Allen is Vice President of Research, overseeing a wide range of economic, statistical and evaluation projects. Before joining Southwick Associates full-time in 2007, Tom was an Associate Scientist in […]

  • Donna Leonard

    Vice President
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    Donna Leonard is the Vice President for Southwick Associates. Since 2003, Donna has facilitated business growth through implementing new technologies, developing communication strategies, and managing priorities and resources. She received […]

  • Nancy Bacon

    Vice President
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    Nancy Bacon is our Vice President of Business Development, working on behalf of our private sector clients. She brings an understanding of private businesses’ information needs to Southwick Associates. Prior […]

  • Eric Olds

    Senior Research Analyst
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    Eric Olds is a Senior Research Analyst for Southwick and holds an M.A. and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Maine. Eric has conducted many of the state […]

  • Lisa Bragg

    Research Director
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    Lisa Bragg  has been with Southwick Associates since 2009, and is now serving as the Research Director.  She received her M.S. in Resource Economics and Policy and B.S. in Resource […]

  • Lisa Parks

    Operations Manager
    Lisa Parks

    Lisa Parks is a Research Associate with Southwick Associates since 2009. Lisa coordinates our Data Dashboard state agency projects and assists in proposal development. She provides quality control services and […]

  • Ben Scuderi

    Senior Research Analyst

    Ben Scuderi joined Southwick Associates in 2017 as a Research Analyst. Originally from Savannah, GA, he earned his B.S. in Ecology from the Odum School at the University of Georgia. […]

  • Lee Davis-Clark

    Business Manager

    Lee Davis-Clark has served as the Office Manager for Southwick Associates since 2003. Lee graduated from North Carolina State University and holds B.S. Degrees in Chemical Engineering and Pulp & […]

  • Monica Hayes

    Research Analyst
    Monica Hayes

    Monica Hayes is a Research Analyst for Southwick Associates. She received her B.S. in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences from Purdue University in Indiana. Monica focuses mainly on Customized Marketing Reports […]

  • George Voigt

    Research Analyst

    George Voigt joined Southwick Associates in 2020 as a Research Analyst. He grew up in Norwich, VT, and earned his B.A in Environmental Policy and Economics from Colby College in […]

  • Josh Donnelly

    Research Analyst

    Josh Donnelly is a Research Analyst, joining Southwick Associates in 2019. He is skilled in a variety of statistical analyses based in Stata, IMPLAN, R, and now SPSS. Josh received […]

  • Sara Futch

    Research Analyst
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    Sara Futch joined Southwick Associates as a Research Analyst in 2020. She holds an M.S. in Human Dimensions of Conservation from North Carolina State University, a B.S. in Psychology, and […]