ABO Team

  ABO is led by a core team of leaders whose vision and passion help guide our organization forward by bringing our mission to life. If you are looking to connect with our ABO team, please visit our contact page.


Rebecca White, Ph.D.
Executive Director Rebecca White became Executive Director of the Algae Biomass Organization on October 1, 2020. She is a recognized leader in the algae industry having led algae production operations at several companies, expertly represented the algae industry in Washington, DC, and helped initiate youth education and engagement programs. Read more about Rebecca here.
Barb Scheevel
Administrative Coordinator
 Barb Scheevel is the Administrative Coordinator for the Algae Biomass Organization. With over twenty years of office management experience, her responsibilities are to assist with the various managerial and administrative tasks associated with ABO including maintaining financial, organizational and membership records and event management.
Nancy Byrne
Office Assistant
 Nancy Byrne is the Office Assistant for the Algae Biomass Organization. A retired educator, Nancy assists with various office tasks as well as providing assistance with event staffing.

Benefits of Membership

Put yourself at the forefront of the algae industry, where algae products, services, and research meet the challenges of our planet’s most pressing issues today.
Members also benefit from:
  • A voice on ABO policy initiatives.
  • Access to members-only resources.
  • Discounted pricing to ABO events, and more!
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