Seagull perched on an old net


Potomac River Fisheries Commission Building
222 Taylor Street
P.O. Box 9
Colonial Beach, VA 22443

(804) 224-7148 or (800) 266-3904
Fax: (804) 224-2712
Hours: 8:30 am -- 4:30pm Monday - Friday

Directions to the PRFC office building

Potomac River Fisheries Commission Advisory Committee Committees and Members

The Commissioners

  • Dennis C. Fleming, Chairman
  • John Bull, Vice Chairman
  • Phil L. Langley, Secretary
  • William L. Rice, Sr. of Maryland
  • Ida C. Hall of Virginia
  • G. Wayne France of Virginia
  • Dave Blazer of Maryland
  • Dr. Ken Neill of Virginia

NOTE: At present, we are not posting the home mailing addresses of Commission Members. The Commission Secretary will forward any mail or messages sent to:

Potomac River Fisheries Commission
PO Box 9
Colonial Beach, VA 22443

The Office Staff

  • Martin L. Gary , Executive Secretary
  • Ellen B. Cosby, Assistant Executive Secretary
  • Claudette Okrasinski, Fiscal & Human Resources Officer
  • Becky Butler, Administrative Specialist
  • Cathy Friend, Database Specialist

Officers Legal Officer

  • Michael C. Mayo, Esquire
The Potomac River Fisheries Commission coordinates regulations with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC) and the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, (DGIF) and with the other Atlantic coastal states through the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC).