Protected Species Branch

Contact information for the Northeast's Protected Species staff.

Contact Directory List

New England/Mid-Atlantic

Sean Hayes, Ph.D.

Chief, Protected Species Branch
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2347
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Samuel Chavez-Rosales

Research Fish Biologist, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2199
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Danielle Cholewiak, Ph.D.

Research Ecologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-4742
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Tim Cole

Research Fishery Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2087
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Lisa Conger

Research Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2296
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Leah Crowe

Field Biologist, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-1636
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Genevieve Davis

Senior Acoustician
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2325
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Annamaria DeAngelis

Senior Acoustician
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2105
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Peter Duley

Research Wildlife Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2204
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Brandon Ellingson

Biological Technician, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2287
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Graham Goulette

Research Fisheries Technician
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (207) 866-7378
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Marija Grange

Office Automation Assistant
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (207) 866-7322
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Heather Haas

Research Fishery Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2315
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Ruth Haas-Castro

Research Fishery Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2302
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Joshua Hatch

Research Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2259
New England/Mid-Atlantic

James Hawkes

Research Fishery Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (207) 866-7109
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Allison Henry

Research Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2048
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Michelle Hophan

Administrative, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2361
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Beth Josephson

Data Manager, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2362
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Christin Khan

Research Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (617) 256-4452
New England/Mid-Atlantic

John Kocik, Ph.D.

Chief, Atlantic Salmon Ecosystems Research Team
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (207) 866-7341
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Marjorie Lyssikatos

Research Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2111
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Eric Matzen

Lead Survey Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2316
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Jessica McCordic

Senior Acoustician, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2105
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Henry Milliken

Supervisory Research Fishery Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2294
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Bridget Mueller-Brennan

Junior Acoustician, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2105
Fax: (508) 495-2066
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Kimberly Murray

Research Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2197
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Julie Nieland

Fishery Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2006
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Chris Orphanides

Research Zoologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (401) 782-3283 or (508) 495-2193
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Richard Pace

Research Wildlife Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2253
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Debra Palka, Ph.D.

Research Fishery Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2387
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Nicole Pegg

Junior Acoustician, contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2136
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Mark Renkawitz

Research Fishery Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2122
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Tim Sheehan

Research Fishery Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2215
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Doug Sigourney

Modeller, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2120
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Timothy Rowell, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Researcher
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2196
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Grace Simpkins

Outreach, Woods Hole Sea Grant
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 289-3639
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Dan Smith

Programmer, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2396
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Jenni Stanley, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Researcher
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 289-2520
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Justin Stevens

Sea-Run Fish Ecosystem Program Coordinator
Phone: (207) 581-1434
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Allison Stokoe

Junior Acoustician, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2105
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Jennifer Turek

Junior Acoustician, Contractor
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Sofie Van Parijs, Ph.D.

Passive acoustic program lead
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2119
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Frederick Wenzel

Research Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Phone: (508) 495-2252