Dragonfly Society of the Americas


The DSA encourages  scientific research, habitat preservation and aesthetic enjoyment of Odonata through (1) cooperation and comradeship among odonatologists worldwide; (2) fostered interchange between amateur and professional enthusiast; (3) establishment of publications to disseminate information relating to Odonata; (4) support for wetlands and habitat preservation as the most effective manner for odonate conservation; and (5) cooperation with organizations sharing common goals of environmental preservation.

Although membership consist primarily of US Odonatist, It serves all of North, Central and South America. It is open to anyone in the world, however, who has an interest in Odonata. The name was changed from the "Dragonfly Society of America" to the "Dragonfly Society of the Americas" to promote and welcome membership from Central and South America, as well as the rest of North America.

Executive Council
President B. Pfeiffer Montpelier, VT
President Elect    
Immediate Past President C. Hill/R. DuBois Conway, SC/Superior, WI
Vice President, United States M. May New Brunswick, NJ
Vice President, Canada C. Jones Lakefield, Ontario, Canada
Vice President, Latin America R. Novelo G. Jalapa, Veracruz, Mexico
Secretary M. Moore Newark, DE
Treasurer C. McKee Ottawa, IL
Editor-in-Chief C. Mazzacano Portland, OR
Associate Editor (BAO Editor) S. Hummel Lakeview, Iowa
Regular Member (2015-2021) M. Dobbs Rome, GA
Regular Member (2017-2023) N. McIntyre Lubbock, TX
Regular Member (2013-2019) M. Garrison Naperville, IL
Webmaster K. Abbott Tuscaloosa, AL