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Key Officials

Learn more about our Director and other key officials. Read their biographies or contact our Deputy Director, Chief of Staff, and Associate Directors of our Mission Areas and Science Support at headquarters and Regional Directors across the country.

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Office of the Director

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Jim Reilly

Director
U.S. Geological Survey
Phone: 703-648-7411
Cynthia Lodge Associate Director, Office of Budget, Planning and Integration, USGS

Cynthia (Cindy) Lodge

Deputy Director
Office of the Director
Phone: 703-648-7412
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James F Devine

Senior Advisor for Science Applications
Office of the Director
Phone: 703-648-4423
Judy Nowakowski Chief of Staff, Office of the Director, USGS

Judy Nowakowski

Chief of Staff
Office of the Director
Phone: 703-648-4411

Associate Directors

Dave Applegate Associate Director, Natural Hazards, USGS

Dave Applegate

Associate Director
Natural Hazards
Phone: 703-648-6600
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Don Cline, Ph.D.

Associate Director
Water Resources Mission Area
Phone: 703-648-4557
Kevin Gallagher Associate Director, Core Science Systems, USGS

Kevin T Gallagher

Associate Director
Core Science Systems
Phone: 703-648-5747
Betsy Hildebrandt

Betsy Hildebrandt

Associate Director
Office of Communications and Publishing
Phone: 703-648-5750
Anne Kinsinger Associate Director, Ecosystems, USGS

Anne Kinsinger

Associate Director
Ecosystems
Phone: 703-648-4051
Vic Labson Director, Office of International Programs, USGS

Vic Labson, Ph.D.

Director
Office of International Programs
Phone: 703-648-6206
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Christopher J Loria

Associate Director (Acting)
Land Resources
Phone: 605-594-2688
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Katherine McCulloch

Associate Director
Administration
Phone: 703-648-4485
Regina Neal

Regina Neal-Mujahid

Chief
Office of Diversity and Equal Opportunity
Phone: 703-648-7760
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Geoffrey Plumlee, Ph.D.

Associate Director
Environmental Health Mission Area
Phone: 703-648-6403
Tim Quinn Chief, Office of Enterprise Information, USGS

Tim Quinn

Associate Chief Information Officer
Office of Enterprise Information
Phone: 703-648-6839
Eric Reichard - California Water Science Center

Eric Reichard

Director
California Water Science Center
Phone: 619-225-6134
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Craig Robinson, Ph.D.

Associate Director
Office of Science Quality and Integrity
Phone: 703-648-6774
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Sarah Ryker

Associate Director
Energy and Minerals
Phone: 703-648-5210

Regional Directors

Aimee Devaris

Aimee Devaris

Regional Director
Region 11: Alaska
Phone: 907-786-7091
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Roseann Gonzales-Schreiner

Regional Director
Region 7: Upper Colorado Basin
Phone: 703-648-7200
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Scott Morlock

Regional Director (Acting)
Region 3: Great Lakes, Region 5: Missouri Basin
Phone: 317-600-2753
Mark Sogge Regional Director, Pacific, USGS

Mark Sogge

Regional Director
Region 8: California Great Basin, Region 10: Lower Colorado Basin
Phone: 916-278-9551
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Mike Tupper

Regional Director
Region 1: North Atlantic-Appalachian
Phone: 703-648-6660
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Marijke van Heeswijk

Regional Director (Acting)
Northwest - Pacific Islands Region
Phone: 206-220-4606
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Holly Weyers

Regional Director
Region 2, Region 4, Region 6
Phone: 703-715-7020