The Indiana Natural Resources Commission is an autonomous board that addresses issues pertaining to the Department of Natural Resources. This twelve-member board includes six citizens chosen by the governor on a bipartisan basis, three ex officio members from state agencies, the director of the Department of Natural Resources, the chair of the advisory council, and a representative of the Indiana Academy of Science. (See IC 14-10). The Commission meets at least four times annually.
The Commission currently has one standing committee: the AOPA Committee, chaired by Jane Ann Stautz.
Current Commission Membership:
Indiana Office of Tourism Development
Indiana Office of Tourism Development (Proxy)
Jane Ann Stautz
Indiana Department of Transportation
John "Bart" Herriman
Indiana Department of Transportation (Proxy)
Department of Natural Resources Director
Indiana Department of Environmental Management
Indiana Academy of Sciences