Mevin Hooten was selected as Fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA) at the 2017 Joint Statistical Meetings in Baltimore, MD.  The ASA is one of the oldest professional associations in the US and boasts the world’s largest membership of statisticians.  The title of ASA Fellow has been a significant honor for nearly 100 years.  To be selected, ASA Fellows must have an established reputation and have made outstanding contributions to statistical science.  Hooten was elected ASA Fellow for: “innovative research in spatial-temporal modeling and ecological and environmental statistics and, in particular, animal movement modeling; for scientific and statistical assistance in support of natural resource management and conservation; for excellence in mentoring; and for service to the profession.”