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The Boating Advisory Board is established by Pennsylvania law (PA C.S. Title 30 Section 306). Its purpose is to advise the Commission on all matters relating to boating and make recommendations to the Commission on proposed rules or regulations affecting the equipment or operation of boats. The Boating Advisory Board meets at least once annually to discuss proposals and receive programmatic updates relating to improving recreational boating safety. Its meetings are open to the public and meeting minutes are available on the Commission's website. The Boating Advisory Board welcomes partner organizations and individuals to attend its meetings.


    • Ryan Dysinger for Cindy Adams Dunn, Secretary of DCNR
    • Tim Schaeffer, Executive Director, PA Fish and Boat Commission
    • Paul Littman, Director, Bureau of Boating, PA Fish and Boat Commission


    • Loren Lustig (Adams)
    • Elizabeth Winand (Lancaster)
    • Scott Ballantyne (Berks)
    • Steven Ketterer (Dauphin)
    • Rocco Ali (Armstrong)