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WARC scientists are located throughout the Southeast and Caribbean. Our two main centers are located in Gainesville, Florida, and Lafayette, Louisiana. We also have scientists based in offices in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Davie, Florida; New Orleans, Louisiana; St. Petersburg, Florida; and St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands.


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Employee Directory

Job Title Name Email Phone
Administrative Operations Assistant Carl Alexander 337-266-8828
Scientist Emeritus Larry Allain 337-266-8677
Engineering Technician III David Allen -- --
Auto Worker Darrell Anders 337-266-8500
Hydrologic Technician Gordon Anderson 352-264-3487
Avian Ecologist Amanda Anderson 337-266-8676
Ecologist Evelyn Anemaet -- --
Intern George Bailey -- --
Research Zoologist (Ecotoxicology) Timothy Bargar, Ph.D. 352-264-3520
Wildlife Biologist William Barichivich 352-264-3491
Research Wildlife Biologist Wylie Barrow, Jr., Ph.D. 337-266-8668
Scientist Emeritus Cathy Beck 352-264-3550
Geographer Holly J Beck 352-264-3496
Administrative Operations Assistant Belynda Begnaud 337-266-8616
Ecologist Allison Benscoter 954-377-5964
Fishery Biologist Amy Benson 352-264-3477
IT Specialist Janelda Biagas 337-266-8592
IT Specialist Timothy Boozer 352-264-3516
Biologist Jill R Bourque, Ph.D. 352-264-3527
Biologist Mary Brown 352-264-3534
IT Specialist Keith Bruggemann 352-264-3480
Volunteer Researcher Derek Burkholder -- --
Biological Science Technician Susan Butler 352-264-3557
Fish Biologist Matt Cannister 352-264-3572
Intern William Carroll -- --
Ecologist Jacoby Carter, Ph.D. 337-266-8620
Biologist Daniel Catizone 352-378-8181
Center Management Officer Melissa Chavis-Charles 337-266-8804
Wildlife Biologist Michael Cherkiss 954-577-6405
Research Scientist Bogdan Chivoiu -- --
Science Applications and Data Management Craig Conzelmann 337-266-8842
Geographer Brady Couvillion 337-266-8500
Ecologist Kari Cretini 337-266-8580
Research Ecologist James Patrick Cronin, Ph.D. 337-266-8589
Biologist Andrew Crowder 954-236-1067
Ecologist Laura E D'Acunto, PhD 954-377-5863
Wildlife Ecologist Leah Dale -- --
Statistician (Biology) Rassa Dale, Ph.D. 337-266-8689
Fishery Biologist Wesley Daniel, Ph.D. 352-264-3523
Fish Biologist Andre Daniels 954-262-3633
Computer Programmer II James Darcey -- --
Geographer Richard Day 337-266-8557
Research Ecologist Don DeAngelis, Ph.D. 305-284-1690
Research Ecologist Amanda Demopoulos, Ph.D. 352-264-3490
Biologist Mathew Denton 954-577-6381
Computer Programmer II Travis Derouen -- --
Ecologist Ada Diz 337-266-8500
Computer Scientist Lee Douet 337-266-8587
Geographer Jason Dugas 337-266-8883
Geographer Nicholas M Enwright, Ph.D. 337-266-8613
Branch Chief — Imperiled and Invasive Aquatic Species Deborah Epperson, Ph.D. 352-264-3515
Ecologist Laura C Feher 337-266-8582
Biologist Jason Ferrante , Ph.D. 352-264-3495
Geographer Michelle Fischer 337-266-8500
Ecologist Andrew From 337-266-8534
Scientist Emeritus Pam Fuller 352-264-3481
GIS Specialist IV Adrienne Garber -- --
Ecologist Brad M Glorioso 337-266-8836
Research Ecologist James Grace, Ph.D. 337-298-1671
Geographer Brad Griffin 337-266-8500
Ecologist Caitlin Hackett 352-264-5934
Ecologist Saira Haider, MEM 954-377-5985
Scientist Emeritus Lawrence R Handley 337-298-1025
Research Ecologist Kristen Hart, Ph.D. 954-236-1067
Geographer Stephen B Hartley 337-266-8543
Research Ecologist (Scientist Emeritus) Rebecca J Howard , Ph.D. 337-266-8639
Computer Scientist Christina B Hunnicutt 337-266-8844
Research Geneticist Margaret Hunter, Ph.D. 352-264-3484
Geographer Blaire Hutchison 337-266-8500
Research Fish Biologist Howard Jelks 352-264-3492
Research Microbiologist Jill Jenkins, Ph.D. 337-266-8607
Biologist William Garrett Jenkins 352-264-3518
Administrative Support Daniel Jennings -- --
Statistician Darren Johnson, PhD 337-266-8675
Scientist Emeritus Fred Johnson, Ph.D. 352-264-3488
Research Biologist Nathan A Johnson, Ph.D. 352-264-3574
Geographer William Royce Jones 337-266-8581
Wildlife Biologist Howard Kochman 352-264-3561
Biologist/Outreach Coordinator Kaitlin Kovacs 352-264-3554
Research Ecologist Ken Krauss, Ph.D. 337-266-8882
Physical Scientist Kathy Ladner 337-593-5800
Research Biologist Margaret Lamont, Ph.D. 352-264-3526
Scientist Emeritus Catherine Langtimm, Ph.D. 352-264-3489
IT Specialist Kurt Magalis 352-264-3482
Research Wildlife Biologist Julien Martin, Ph.D. 352-264-3502
Research Ecologist Melinda Martinez, Ph.D. 337-593-5800
Biologist Jennifer McClain-Counts 352-264-3494
Scientist Emeritus Karen McKee, Ph.D. 337-266-8500
Computer Scientist Mark McKelvy 337-412-4649
Biologist Gaia Meigs-Friend 352-264-3562
Ecologist Sergio Merino 337-266-8500
Research Ecologist Beth A Middleton, Ph. D. 337-266-8618
Biologist Cayla Morningstar 352-264-3522
Biologist Rebecca Moss 337-266-8528
Fishery Biologist Matthew Neilson, Ph.D. 352-264-3519
Research Fish Biologist Leo Nico, Ph.D. 352-264-3501
Research Ecologist Michael Johannes Osland, Ph.D. 337-266-8664
Ecologist Brett A Patton 337-266-8500
Supervisor Facility Operations Specialist Eric Pelletier 337-266-8507
Researcher V Adam Pérez, Ph.D. -- --
Botanist Ian Pfingsten 352-264-3517
Ecologist Sarai Piazza 337-266-8500
Biologist Roxanne Pourshoushtari -- --
Fish Biologist Melissa Price 3522643525
Computer Scientist Joshua Quibodeaux 337-266-8531
Computer Programmer Philip Quibodeaux 337-266-8540
Oceanographer Elijah Ramsey, III, Ph.D. 337-266-8575
Fish Biologist Michael Randall 352-264-3521
Biologist Lori Randall 337-266-8665
Lead IT Specialist George Ravain 337-266-8688
Biologist Kristen Reaver 352-264-3528
Biologist James Reid -- --
Center Director Kenneth Rice, Ph.D. 352-264-3544
Biologist David Roche 954-377-5951
Research Biologist Caroline Rogers, Ph.D. 340-690-6386
Research Ecologist Stephanie Romañach, Ph.D. 954-377-5921
Computer Scientist Cole Ruckstuhl 337-266-8542
Facilities Manager / Fish Biologist Shane Ruessler 352-264-3505
Research Fishery Biologist Pamela J Schofield, Ph.D. 352-264-3530
Ecologist Donald Schoolmaster, Ph.D. 337-266-8885
Spatial Systems Expert II William Sleavin -- --
Research Ecologist Daniel Slone, Ph.D. 352-264-3551
Research Ecologist Gregg Snedden, Ph.D. 337-266-8500
Research Ecologist Camille LaFosse Stagg, Ph.D. 337-266-8537
Student Services Contractor John Stechly -- --
Scientist VII Bradley Stith -- --
Computer Scientist Kevin Suir 337-266-8631
Scientist Emeritus Kenneth Sulak, Ph.D. 352-264-3500
Facilities Support Technician II Lolly J Taylor -- --
Wildlife Biologist Amy Teague 352-264-3558
Electrician Stuart Thibodeaux 337-266-8500
Researcher II Hana Thurman -- --
Mail/File Clerk Fabian Trahan 337-266-8500
Biologist Rachel Villani 225-578-7488
Research Ecologist Hardin Waddle, Ph.D. 337-266-8671
Research Wildlife Biologist Susan Walls, Ph.D. 352-264-3507
Research Fish Biologist Stephen Walsh, Ph.D. 352-264-3512
Research Ecologist Hongqing Wang, Ph.D. 337-266-8500
Research Ecologist Eric J Ward, Ph.D. 337-266-8515
Judy Watson 954-377-5957
IT Specialist Erika Wheat 337-266-8658
Branch Chief -Supervisory Electronics Engineer Scott Wilson, Ph.D. 337-266-8644
Computer Engineer Wayne Wiltz 337-266-8500
Research Ecologist Simeon Yurek, Ph.D. 352-264-3476
Research Ecologist T.J. Zenzal, Ph.D. 337-266-8645