Jim Johnson named to NPFMC Advisory Panel

The North Pacific Fishery Management Council named Deep Sea Fishermen’s Union Executive Director Jim Johnson to a seat on the Advisory Panel replacing John Crowley from the Fishing Vessel Owner Association. 

Jim’s three year term begins in January 2018 and comes at a time of great challenges and opportunities for the hook and line segment of North Pacific Fishery. 

The Deep Sea Fishermen’s Union appreciates the support of Fishing Vessel Owners' Association, Freezer Longline Coalition and the Washington State Labor Council for their guidance and support in this important appointment.