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Administrative offices for the Coastal and Marine Hazards and Resources Program are located in Reston, Virginia. Major science centers are located in Santa Cruz, California, St. Petersburg, Florida, and Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Program leadership is listed below. Click the green button for a directory of all our employees.

Employee Directory

Job Title Name Email Phone
Geologist Seth D. Ackerman 508-457-2315
Geologist Kate Ackerman 508-457-2331
Geographer Brian Andrews 508-457-2348
Oceanographer Alfredo Aretxabaleta , PhD 508-457-2204
Records Information Management Specialist Matthew Arsenault 774-349-1714
Geologist Wayne Baldwin 508-457-2226
Geophysicist Alicia Balster-Gee 831-460-7581
Research Geologist Patrick Barnard 831-460-7556
Research Geologist Ginger Barth 650-439-2329
Geologist Marie K. Bartlett 508-457-2306
IT Specialist Teresa Bellino 727-502-8087
Electronics Tech: Marine Instrumentation Christopher Bemelmans 727-502-8062
Information Technology System Administrator Luke M Bennett 508-457-2210
Geologist Julie Bernier 727-502-8133
Geologist Sierra K. Bloomer
Information Technology Specialist Adam Bordieri 508-457-2295
Technical Information Specialist Betsy Boynton 727-502-8118
Physical Scientist Lee-Gray Boze 508-457-2266
Physical Scientist Thomas W Brooks 508-457-2359
Physical Scientist Sandra M Brosnahan 508-457-2265
Research Geologist Laura Brothers, PhD 508-457-2312
Research Geophysicist Danny Brothers 831-460-7460
Research Oceanographer Jenna Brown, PhD 302-213-5071
Research Oceanographer Mark Buckley, Ph.D. 727-502-8024
Physical Scientist Brian Buczkowski 508-457-2361
Physical Scientist Michael Casso 508-457-2338
Research Geologist Jason Chaytor, PhD 508-457-2351
Oceanographer Olivia Cheriton 831-460-7579
Administrative Operations Assistant Colleen Clark 508-457-2298
Research Geophysicist Guy R Cochrane, PhD 831-460-7554
Geologist James Conrad 831-460-7407
Research Oceanographer Salme Cook, PhD 508-457-2357
Geographer Jennifer M Cramer 508-457-2314
Geologist VeeAnn Atnipp Cross 508-457-2251
Physical Scientist Jackson Currie 831-460-7489
Data Management Specialist Evan Dailey 831-460-7591
Marine Engineering Technician Peter Dal Ferro 831-460-7477
Geologist William W Danforth, M.S. Geology 508-457-2274
Physical Scientist Peter Dartnell 831-460-7415
Oceanographer Zafer Defne, PhD 508-457-2254
Supervisory Geologist Jane F Denny 508-457-2311
Research Physical Scientist Meagan J. Eagle , PhD 508-457-2280
Research Geologist Amy East 831-460-7533
Geologist Emeritus Brian Edwards 831-427-4750
Marine Operations Manager Timothy Elfers 831-460-7479
Oceanographer Anita Engelstad 831-460-7588
Research Oceanographer Li Erikson 831-460-7563
Information Specialist Sara Ernst 508-457-2243
Research Marine Biologist James Evans, Ph.D. 727-502-8078
Ext: 8078
Oceanographer Amy S Farris 508-457-2344
Geophysicist Joanne C Ferreira 831-460-7571
Geophysicist Claudia Flores 508-457-2391
Geologist David S Foster 508-457-2271
Geographer Amy Foxgrover 831-460-7561
Research Physical Scientist Donya P Frank-Gilchrist, Ph.D. 727-502-8052
Geographer Theresa Fregoso 831-460-7528
Research Oceanographer Neil Kamal Ganju, PhD 508-457-2252
Research Oceanographer Amy Gartman, PhD 831-460-7562
Research Geophysicist Eric Geist 650-439-2457
Oceanographer Emeritus Guy Gelfenbaum 831-460-7401
Research Geologist Ann Gibbs 831-460-7540
IT Specialist Sean Gordon 831-460-7584
Research Geologist Eric Grossman 360-650-4697
Geologist Ben Gutierrez, PhD 508-457-2289
Geophysicist Emeritus Patrick Hart 831-460-7408
Ocean Engineer Gerry Hatcher 831-460-7524
Director of Outreach and Engagement Maya Hayden 831-460-7590
Geologist Emeritus James Hein 831-460-7419
Geographer Julia L Heslin 508-457-2230
Research Geologist Jenna C Hill 831-460-7463
Oceanographer Daniel Hoover 831-460-7544
Research Geologist Deborah R Hutchinson, PhD 508-457-2263
Physical Scientist Robert Jenkins 727-502-8138
Physical Science Technician Connor M. Jenkins 727-502-8099
Geologist Emeritus Samuel Y Johnson 831-460-7546
Physical Scientist Cordell Johnson 831-460-7490
Administrative Operations Assistant Alicia Jones 831-460-7432
Marine Operations and Facilities Manager, Geologist Kyle Kelso 727-502-8112
Research Geophysicist Jared Kluesner 831-460-7547
Research Social Scientist Dawn Kotowicz, Ph.D.
Research Chemist Kevin D Kroeger, PhD 508-457-2270
Geologist SeanPaul La Selle 831-460-7574
Research Oceanographer Jessie Lacy 831-460-7520
Geologist Emeritus Homa J Lee 650-329-5485
Budget Analyst Jennifer Lemon 831-460-7435
Research Geologist Erika Lentz, PhD 508-457-2238
Physical Scientist Joshua Logan 831-460-7519
Physical Scientist Thomas Lorenson 831-460-7410
Physical Scientist Adrian G Mann 508-457-2316
Engineering Technician Rachel Marcuson 831-460-7484
Electronics Technician Eric E Marsjanik 508-457-2216
Records Clerk Linda P McCarthy 508-457-2319
Physical Scientist Bryan McCloskey, Ph.D.
Research Geologist Mary McGann 650-329-4979
Oceanographer Samantha McGill 831-460-7543
Marine Technician Jenny White McKee 831-460-7485
Budget Analyst Racheal McLaughlin 508-457-2260
Physical Science Technician Haley M. Mcpherson 727-502-8023
Research Geologist (Post Doc) Madelyn J. Mette, Ph.D. 727-502-8130
Research Geophysicist Nathaniel C Miller, PhD 508-457-2293
Research Oceanographer Kira Mizell 831-460-7423
Physical Scientist Eric Moore 508-457-2310
Modeling Scientist (contractor) Cornelis (Kees) Nederhoff 831-460-7573
Geologist, GIS Analyst Alexander L. Nereson 831-460-7577
IT Specialist Leon Nguyen 831-460-7567
Electronics Technician Alexander R Nichols 508-457-2275
Geographer/Geologist Sydney K Nick 727-310-5577
Research Oceanographer Daniel Nowacki 831-460-7428
Chemist Jennifer O'Keefe-Suttles 508-457-2385
Oceanographer Andrea O'Neill 831-460-7586
Research Geologist Ferdinand Oberle 831-460-7589
Geographer Jin-Si R Over 508-457-2269
Geologist Jason Padgett (831) 460-7536
Coastal Geomorphologist (Mendenhall) Rose V. Palermo, Ph.D. 727-502-8000
Oceanographer Kai Parker 831-460-7559
Research Geophysicist Tom Parsons 650-439-2374
Technical Writer Peter L. Pearsall 831-460-7418
Geologist Elizabeth A Pendleton 508-457-2259
Research Geologist Stephen C Phillips, PhD 508-457-2240
Research Chemist John Pohlman, PhD 508-457-2213
Marine Engineering Technician Daniel Powers 831-460-7478
Research Oceanographer Nancy Prouty 831-460-7526
Research Geographer Ian Reeves
Deputy Center Director Christopher D Reich 727-502-8032
Physical Science Technician Maxwell O. Reynolds 727-502-8083
Geologist Andy Ritchie 831-460-7454
Oceanographer Kurt Rosenberger 831-460-7535
Geophysicist, Tsunami Scenarios Coordinator Stephanie Ross 650-439-2326
Chief, USGS Gas Hydrates Project Carolyn Ruppel, PhD 508-457-2339
Distribution Facilities Specialist Christine Sabens 508-457-2317
Geographer (Data Management Specialist) Heather A Schreppel 727-502-8013
Administrative Officer Joanne Sedlock 508-457-2286
Physical Scientist Alexander Seymour 727-502-8122
Research Oceanographer Christopher Sherwood, PhD 508-457-2269
Research Geologist Drake Singleton 831-460-7578
Geophysicist Emeritus Ray Sliter 831-460-7442
Research Geologist Christopher G. Smith, Ph.D. 727-502-8035
Oceanographer Alex Snyder 831-460-7462
Associate Program Coordinator for Operations Joseph Stachyra 703-648-6069
Program Coordinator Hilary Stockdon, Ph.D. 727-483-2870
Research Geologist Curt Storlazzi, PhD 831-460-7521
Mechanical Engineer Steven E Suttles 508-457-2228
Chemist/Lab Manager Pamela Swarzenski 831-460-7405
Acting Center Director Peter W Swarzenski 831-460-7587
Research Geologist Renee Takesue 831-460-7594
Physical Scientist Angela Tan 831-332-4086
Research Geophysicist Uri ten Brink, PhD 508-457-2396
Physical Scientist/Coastal geomorphologist Joseph F. Terrano 727-502-8047
Center Director Rob Thieler, PhD 508-457-2211
Oceanographer Jennifer Thomas 831-460-7559
Research Oceanographer Legna M Torres-García, Ph.D. 727-502-8105
Geologist Peter Triezenberg 831-460-7413
Research Oceanographer Benjamin Tsai 727-502-8097
Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center Page C Valentine, PhD 508-457-2239
Research Oceanographer Sean Vitousek 831-460-7570
Research Geophysicist William F Waite, PhD 508-457-2346
Oceanographer John Warner, PhD 508-457-2237
Research Geologist Jonathan Warrick 831-460-7569
Research Geophysicist Janet Watt 831-460-7565
Oceanographer Kathryn M Weber 508-457-2351
Research Oceanographer Johnathan Woodruff, Ph.D. 727-502-8124
Physical Scientist Charles R Worley 508-457-2250
Geologist Zehao Xue 508-457-2244
Administrative Officer Paulette Zamora 831-460-7431