People

Board of Directors

Austin Gallagher, PhD

Founder & CEO

Rosemary Mann

Board of Directors

Malik Adunni

Board of Directors

Erica Staaterman

Board of Directors

Steve Feron

Board of Directors

Elizabeth Fullerton

Board of Directors

Advisors

James Sternlicht

Oceanic Global

Andi Cross

Advisor

Conrad and
Megan Jones

Advisor

James Halvorsen

Advisor

Staff Scientific Research

Austin Gallagher, PhD

Chief Scientist

Christine De Silva

Manager of Field Operations

Oliver Shipley

Research Assistant

Enrique Quintero

Marine Technician

Connor Benson

Graduate Research Assistant

Brendan Shea

Graduate Research Assistant

Communications Team

Jamie Fitzgerald

Communications Officer

Sam Valentine

Marketing Director

Sami Kattan

Director of Digital Media

Diego Camejo

Digital Media Producer

Active Research Partners and Collaborators

Adam Barnett, PhD, James Cook University
Alex Wilson, University of Sydney
Andy Danylchuk, UMass Amherst
Ashwin Bhandiwad, NIH
Brendan Talwar, Cape Eleuthera Institute
Brennan Phillips, PhD, University of Rhode Island
Brian Raymond, Pelagic Expeditions
Charlie Huveneers, Flinders University
Cindy Gonzalez, University of Los Andes
Don Donovan, Thayer Academy
Duncan Irschick, PhD, UMass Amherst
Edd Brooks, PhD, Cape Eleuthera Institute/The Island School
Evan Byrnes, Murdoch University
Greg Skomal, PhD, Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries
Hannah Calich, University of Western Australia

Heidi Pethybridge, CSIRO
James Sulikowski, PhD, University of New England
Jodie Rummer, James Cook University
Joe Romeiro, Pelagic Expeditions / Atlantic White Shark Conservancy
Judith Bakker, University of Salford
Katherine Zacarian, Independent Conservationist
Lindsay Phenix, New England Aquarium
Peter Trull, Wild Cape Cod
Rachel Skubel, University of Miami
Stefano Mariani, University of Salford
Susan Finnegan, Cape Cod Museum of Natural History
Susana Caballero, University of Los Andes
Tom Jackson, NOAA
Tristan Guttridge, Bimini Biological Field Station

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