We’re happy to announce that Luiz has been elected the upcoming president of the International Fisheries Section (IFS) of the American Fisheries Society (AFS). He now joins the Executive Committee of IFS as President-elect and will serve the ExComm for a three years term. The IFS is a section of AFS with members from over 40 countries and more than 300 members. The aim of IFS is to promote awareness of education, research and science in the fish and fisheries realm across the globe. Best of luck to Luiz during his term serving IFS.