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

U.S. Geological Survey
Phone: 703-648-7411
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William Werkheiser

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

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James Anderson

(Acting) Associate Director
Phone: 703-648-7200
Dave Applegate Associate Director, Natural Hazards, USGS

Dave Applegate

Associate Director
Natural Hazards
Phone: 703-648-6600
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T. Douglas Beard, Jr., Ph.D.

Associate Director (Acting)
Land Resources
Phone: 703-648-4215
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Don Cline, Ph.D.

Associate Director
USGS Water Resources Mission Area
Phone: 703-648-4557
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David B Diamond

(Acting) Associate Director
Energy and Minerals
Phone: 703-648-6616
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
Phone: 703-648-4051
Vic Labson Director, Office of International Programs, USGS

Vic Labson, Ph.D.

Office of International Programs
Phone: 703-648-6206
Cynthia Lodge Associate Director, Office of Budget, Planning and Integration, USGS

Cindy (Cynthia) Lodge

Associate Director
Office of Budget, Planning, and Integration (BPI)
Phone: 703-648-4443
Regina Neal

Regina Neal-Mujahid

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
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Craig Robinson, Ph.D.

Associate Director
Office of Science Quality and Integrity
Phone: 703-648-6601

Regional Directors

Leon Carl Regional Director, Midwest, USGS

Leon Carl, Ph.D.

Regional Director
Midwest Region
Phone: 734-214-7207
Aimee Devaris

Aimee Devaris

Regional Director
Alaska Region
Phone: 907-786-7091
Richard Ferrero

Richard Ferrero, Ph.D.

Regional Director
Northwest Region
Phone: 206-220-4600
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Roseann Gonzales-Schreiner

Regional Director (Acting)
Southwest Region
Phone: 703-648-7200
Mark Sogge Regional Director, Pacific, USGS

Mark Sogge

Regional Director
Pacific Region
Phone: 916-278-9551
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Mike Tupper

Regional Director
Northeast Region
Phone: 703-648-6660
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Holly Weyers

Regional Director
Southeast Region
Phone: 678-924-6609