Martin Peters, the current Government Relations Manager for Yamaha Marine Group and member of ASA’s Government Affairs Committee, has been appointed to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA's) 15-person National Marine Sanctuary Business Advisory Council (Sanctuary BAC) for a three-year term.

Peters’ new role on NOAA's Sanctuary BAC will officially allow the recreational fishing and boating industries to be active participants throughout NOAA's decision-making process regarding marine resource policies.

Peters is passionate about both the conservation of our nation's marine resources and the growth of the recreational fishing and boating industries.