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The Washington Water Science Center is located in Tacoma, Washington. We also carry out research and monitoring from our field offices in Ferndale, Kennewick, and Spokane. Our staff consists of scientists, technicians, and support personnel who are committed to providing accurate and timely information to Washington and the Nation.


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Employee Directory

Job Title Name Email Phone
Hydrologist Scott W Anderson 253-552-1633
Center Director Cynthia Barton 253-552-1602
Administrative Officer Elizabeth Benson 253-552-1601
Hydrologic Technician Christoper G Bird 360-312-8155
Ext: 2004
Supervisory Hydrologist Robert W Black 253-552-1687
Hydrologic Technician Riley Blanchard 509-735-3739
Ext: 1015
Hydrologic Technician Chaska A. Boucher 253-552-1659
Hydrologist Valerie Bright 253-552-1607
Hydrologic Technician Kimberly Cesal 509-353-2640
Management Analyst Stephanie D Cha 253-552-1695
Hydrologist and Water Quality Specialist Kathy Conn 253-552-1677
Hydrologist Stephen E Cox 253-552-1623
Hydrologic Technician Andrew Cripps 253-552-1667
Hydrologic Technician William Elliott 509-353-2641
Hydrologic Technician Nathan Esh 509-353-2638
Hydrologic Technician Elisabeth (Lisl) Fasser 253-552-1642
Hydrologic Technician James Foreman 253-552-1669
Hydrologist Leland Fuhrig 405-810-4403
Hydrologist Andrew Gendaszek 253-552-1612
Supervisory Hydrologic Technician John Greene 360-312-8155
Ext: 2001
Hydrologic Technician Gary Heard 360-312-8155
Ext: 2004
Hydrologic Technician Benjamin Holman 360-312-8155
Ext: 2003
Supervisory Hydrologic Technician Raegan L Huffman 253-552-1651
Research Hydrologist Kristin L Jaeger 253-552-1617
Hydrologist Zachary C. Johnson 253-552-1681
IT Specialist Raymond Julich 253-552-1637
Research Hydrologist Christopher P Konrad 253-552-1634
Hydrologic Technician Matthew Kriz 509-572-8565
Hydrologic Technician William Landrum 509-735-3739
Ext: 1004
Assistant Director for Hydrologic Data Chris Laveau 253-552-1608
Hydrologist and Groundwater Specialist Andrew J Long 253-552-1660
IT Specialist Thanh McCoy 253-552-1638
Physical Scientist Jennifer E McLean 253-552-1625
IT Specialist Alan Meaker 253-552-1626
Hydrologic Technician Dale Melton 509-735-3739
Hydrologic Technician Patrick Miller 509-353-2633
Biologist Patrick Moran 253-552-1646
Hydrologic Technician Chad C. Opatz 253-552-1668
Hydrologic Technician Adam M Opryszek 253-552-1648
Hydrologic Technician Daniel E Restivo 253-552-1697
Research Hydrologist Rich Sheibley 253-552-1611
Hydrologic Technician Russell Sherman 253-552-1665
Hydrologist and Surface Water Specialist Nicholas A. Sutfin 253-552-1641
Hydrologic Technician Ann Vanderpool-Kimura 253-552-1699
Hydrologist Wendy Welch 253-552-1673
Supervisory Hydrologic Technician Jeffery M Wiles 509-735-3739
Ext: 1001
Hydrologist Elise Wright 253-552-1672