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Protected Species Division

Contact information for the Northeast's Protected Species staff.

Contact Directory List

New England/Mid-Atlantic

Sean Hayes, Ph.D.

Director, Protected Species
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2347
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Megan Amico

she/her/hers
Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 921-6470
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Lesette Campbell, MSc

she/her
Fishery Biologist Data Analyst (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Samuel Chavez-Rosales, Ph.D.

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

Kate Choate, MSc

she/her/hers
Research Biologist (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: ‪(508) 603-6154‬
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Danielle Cholewiak, Ph.D.

Chief, Whale Ecology Branch
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-4742
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Tim Cole

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

Lisa Conger

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

Leah Crowe

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

Genevieve Davis, Ph.D.

she/her/hers
Research Acoustician
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: ‪(508) 495-2325‬
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Annamaria DeAngelis, MRes

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

Catherine Dodge

she/her/hers
Acoustician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 955-0102
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Peter Duley

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

Brandon Ellingson

Biological Technician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2287
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Brian Galvez

he/him/his
Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 955-3535
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Rochelle Gordon

she/her/hers
Acoustician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 455-5942
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Graham Goulette

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

Marija Grange

Management and Program Analyst
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (207) 866-7322
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Heather Haas, Ph.D.

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

Ruth Haas-Castro

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

Joshua Hatch

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

James Hawkes

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

Allison Henry

Research Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 217-6940
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Amanda Holdman, MSc

Acoustician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 233-8009
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Michelle Hophan

Administrative Assistant
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2361
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Beth Josephson

Data Manager (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2362
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Christin Khan, MSc

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

John Kocik, Ph.D.

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

Hana Koilpillai

she/her/hers
Acoustician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Marjorie Lyssikatos

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

Eric Matzen

Marine Resources Management Specialist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2316
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Robert Martin

Northeast Gear Specialist (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Cell: (617) 710-6322
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Jessica McCordic, MSc

she/her/hers
Research Acoustician
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2396
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Henry Milliken

Chief, Risk Assessment and Mitigation Branch
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2294
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Xavier Mouy, Ph.D.

he/him/his
Research Acoustician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 639-0698
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Kimberly Murray

Acting Conservation Ecology Branch Chief, Research Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2197
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Chris Orphanides

Marine Resources Management Specialist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (401) 782-3283 or (508) 495-2193
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Valerie Ouellet

Diadromous Species Scientist (contractor)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (207) 866-7342
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Richard Pace

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

Debra Palka, Ph.D.

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

Tim Sheehan

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

Doug Sigourney

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

Grace Simpkins

Woods Hole Sea Grant Education Coordinator for MA
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 289-3639
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Dan Smith

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

Justin Stevens

Sea-Run Fish Ecosystem Program Coordinator
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (207) 581-1434
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Sofie Van Parijs, Ph.D.

she/her/hers
Chief, Passive Acoustics Branch
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2119
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Lindsey Transue, MS

she/her/hers
Acoustician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Cell: (865) 742-4011
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Frederick Wenzel

Research Fish Biologist (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2252
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Annabel Westell, MSc

she/her/hers
Acoustician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: ‪(508) 251-9362
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Julianne Wilder, MAT

she/her/hers
Acoustician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 469-9332
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Alicia S. Miller

Fish Biologist Research (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 495-2185
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Daniel Linden

Research Statistician
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (978) 281-9265
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Sophie Ferguson

she/her/hers
Acoustician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Vincent Artigues

he/him/his
Gear Researcher (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (678) 447-2084
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Michael Asaro

Economist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Marc Palombo

Gear Specialist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 64809261
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Alison Ogilvie

Marine Mammal Observer
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (401) 281-9072
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Paige Hanson

she/her/hers
Acoustician (Affiliate)
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 216-0516
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Rebecca Van Hoeck, PhD

she/her/hers
Research Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
New England/Mid-Atlantic

Brigid McKenna

she/her/hers
Research Fish Biologist
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Office: (508) 296-0632