Scott Rumsey, Ph.D.
Dr. Scott Rumsey is the Deputy Regional Administrator for NOAA Fisheries’ West Coast Region. He has served in this role since 2017. Scott is also currently the U.S. Federal Commissioner to the Pacific Salmon Commission. Scott joined NOAA Fisheries in 2001 and has served in several positions including as the Portland (Oregon) Branch Chief for the Protected Resources Division, and as the program manager for the Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund.