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Lisa Desfosse, Ph.D.

Deputy Director of Science and Operations
Mississippi Laboratories
Phone: (228) 549-1602
Email: lisa.desfosse@noaa.gov

Lisa Desfosse, Ph.D.

Deputy Director of Science and Operations

Dr. Desfosse has worked for the agency for about 15 years, nine years as the Mississippi Laboratories Director.  She worked in NOAA Fisheries Headquarters as the National Cooperative Research Coordinator and National Observer Program Manager prior to moving to the Southeast Fisheries Science Center.  Prior to joining the agency, Dr. Desfosse worked for the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission for 11 years, nine years as the Director of Research and Statistics.