Staff & Board

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5 Holway Avenue
Provincetown, MA 02657
Main telephone: (508) 487-3622
Email: [email protected]

Richard Delaney, President and CEO

Karen Langfield, Controller
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Sue Nickerson, Development Director
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Cathrine Macort, Executive Assistant & Director of Communications
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Mary Moore, Donor Relations Coordinator

Stephanie Richardson, HR Manager
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Kathy Shorr, Development Officer
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Laura Stinson, Development Assistant
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Jan Young, Volunteers & Outreach, Accounts Payable 
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Hiebert Marine Lab
5 Holway Avenue
Provincetown, MA 02657

Anika Costa, Facilities Manager

Marine Education
Jesse Mechling, Director
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Marine Policy Program
[email protected]

Cape Cod Bay Monitoring Program
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Amy Costa, Ph.D., Director
Jennifer Burkhardt, Research Assistant
Troy Wood, Research Assistant

Humpback Whale Studies Program
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Jooke Robbins, Ph.D., Director
Emily Kelly, Research Assistant
Paulette Durazo, Research Assistant
Martine Bérubé, Ph.D., Adjunct Scientist
Alex Hill, Adjunct Scientist
Per Palsbøll, Ph.D., Adjunct Scientist
Jenn Tackaberry, Adjunct Scientist
Mason Weinrich, Adjunct Scientist

Land & Sea Interaction Program
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Graham Giese, Ph.D., DirectorScientist Emeritus
Patrick Barger, Research Assistant

Seafloor Mapping Program
Mark Borrelli, Ph.D., Coastal Geologist, Director
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Agnes Mittermayr, Ph.D. Marine Ecologist
Bryan Legare, Doctoral Intern
Samantha McFarland, Research Associate
Dan Solazzo, Marine Researcher
Steve Mague, Adjunct Scientist, Cartographer

Marine Fisheries Research
Owen Nichols, Director
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Seal Research Program
Lisa Sette, Manager
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Shark Ecology Research Program
Bryan Legare, Manager
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Marine Debris and Plastics Program
Laura Ludwig, Manager

Right Whale Ecology Program
Charles “Stormy” Mayo, Ph.D., Director
Christy Hudak, Associate Scientist
Amy James, Aerial Observer & Flight Coordinator
Brigid McKenna, Aerial Observer & Data/Photo Manager

Marine Animal Entanglement Response
Scott Landry, Director
David Mattila, Coordinator, Global Entanglement Response Network
Bob Lynch, Rescue Operations Manager
Paulette Durazo, Rescue Assistant
Maria Harvey, Rescue Assistant
Lisa Sette, Rescue Assistant/Seal Project Manager
Michelle Silva, Rescue Assistant

Marine Operations
Ted Lucas, Captain

Adjunct Staff
Martine Bérubé, Ph.D., Adjunct Scientist
Robert Brock, Ph.D., Adjunct Scientist
Salvatore Cerchio, Ph.D., Adjunct Scientist
Christopher W. Clark, PhD., Adjunct Scientist
Moncrieff Cochran, PhD., Adjunct Scientist
Stephen DeVincent, DVM, Adjunct Scientist
Benjamin Giese, PhD., Adjunct Scientist
Alex Hill, Adjunct Scientist
Alyssa Novak, PhD., Adjunct Scientist
Per Palsbøll, Ph.D., Adjunct Scientist
Jeff Rogers, Adjunct Scientist
Jenn Tackaberry, Adjunct Scientist
Mason Weinrich, Adjunct Scientist

The late Carole Carlson, Ph.D., former Adjunct Scientist


2021-2022 Executive Committee

Elizabeth Frankel, Chair
Chappaqua, NY
Faculty, Dance Department, Tisch School of Arts

Jeanne McNett, PhD, Vice-Chair
East Orleans, MA
Educator and Researcher in International Management

Steve Carlson, Clerk
Ridgefield, CT
Manager – Collaboration Technologies, Pitney Bowes

Robert Samuelson, Treasurer
Chatham, MA
President, Samuelson Associates, LLC

Bill Bonn
Coral Gables, FL
Senior Managing Director and General Counsel (ret), Beacon Capital Partners, LLC

Christopher W. Clark, PhD
Truro, MA
Graduate Professor, Dept. Neurobiology and Behavior & Adjunct Scientist, Center for Conservation Bioacoustics, Cornell University
Senior Scientist, Vineyard Wind

Roy F. Coppedge, III
East Harwich, MA
Managing Director, BV Investment Partners

John J. King
Chatham, MA
Entrepreneur, Adventurer, Conservationist
The Common Flat Project

Jeanne Leszczynski
Needham, MA
Doctor of Public Health, Associate Professor of Pathology
UMass Medical School, ret.

2021-2022 Board of Directors

Lynne M. Carter, PhD
Barrington, RI
Associate Director, Coastal Sustainability Studio, Louisiana State University
Associate Director, Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program

Eric A. Cataldo
Boston, MA
Attorney, Gilmartin, Magence LLP

Stephen Daniel
Chatham, MA
Seyron Partners, LLC

Shawn DeLude
Orleans, MA
Owner/Operator, Nauset Disposal

Emily Flax
Provincetown, MA
Broker/Owner, Atlantic Bay Sotheby’s International Realty

Carol Green
Truro, MA
President, Phillips-Green Foundation

Chuck Lagasse
Newburyport, MA
Owner & Founder, Ocean Havens LLC

Harriet Larsen
Alexandria, VA
Volunteer, National Smithsonian Museum

Carole Levin
Boston, MA

Lori Meads
Provincetown, MA
President & CEO, Seamen’s Bank; Executive Director, Seamen’s Bank Longpoint Charitable Foundation

Linda B. Miller, PhD.
South Wellfleet, MA
Professor of Political Science, Emerita Wellesley College

John Murphy, Jr.
Orleans, MA
Co-Owner, Land Ho! Restaurant

Stacey Smith
Harwich, MA

Dan Wolf
Harwich, MA
Founder and CEO, Cape Air

Andrew Young
Chatham, MA

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