Clay Porch

Clay Porch, Ph.D.

Director
Directorate Office
Phone: (305) 361-4200
Email: clay.porch@noaa.gov

Clay Porch, Ph.D.

Director

Dr. Porch has held various positions with the agency for more than 25 years, winning multiple awards for his leadership and administrative capabilities. He has served as a member of the Science Center’s leadership team since 2006. He has overseen population assessments and research for vitally important domestic fish populations in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean, as well as some in the South Atlantic and internationally for the International Commission for the Conservation of Tuna.