Dr. Jeanne Jones is a Professor and Conservation Ecologist in the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Aquaculture, Mississippi State University. At MSU, she teaches courses in Plant Ecology, Wildlife Ecology and Habitat Management, and conducts research in landscape restoration ecology, endangered and threatened species, and plant invasion ecology and management. Dr. Jones is a Fellow in The Wildlife Society and has served TWS in various capacities during her career. She also is a self-trained wildlife artist, who designed and produced the logo for the symposium. The logo is composed of representative species of all tribes of North American waterfowl, displayed in an oval arrangement to represent an egg with the goal of sustaining continental waterfowl populations in perpetuity.