Kathy E Lee


Kathy Lee joined the USGS in 1992 and now serves as a Deputy Program Coordinator for the USGS Toxic Substances Hydrology and Contaminant Biology Programs within the Ecosystems Mission Area. In her current position, she develops science communication strategies to promote integrated science in a non-advocacy and factual style through review of scientific papers, and production of feature articles, webpages, and newsletters. She promotes accountability measures through team and external stakeholder reviews. Her science emphasis throughout her career has been the integration of chemical and physical stressors with associated biological responses to solve critical environmental health issues facing the Nation.