Current Officers

President

Joe Zottoli

Joe entered GSO in 2016 after earning a Bachelor’s degree in Biology with a focus in Marine Biology at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. He is pursuing a M.S. under Dr. Jeremy Collie.

Vice President

Afonso Goncalves

Afonso entered GSO in 2016 after receiving a B.S. in Oceanography at the Federal University of Santa Catarina in 2013. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. under Dr. Jaime Palter.

Treasurer

Sam Gartzman

Sam entered GSO in 2016 after receiving a B.S. in Chemistry from Beloit College. He is pursuing a Ph.D under Dr. Brice Loose.

Communications Chair

Rebecca Stevick

Rebecca entered GSO in 2015 after receiving a B.S. in Bioengineering from the University of Maryland, College Park. She is pursuing a Ph.D under Drs. Anton Post and Dr. Marta Gomez-Chiarri. This is her second year as the comms chair.

Outreach Chair

Joe Langan

Joe entered GSO in 2015 after receiving a Bachelor’s degrees in Marine Science and Mathematics from the University of New England. He is pursuing a Ph.D under Dr. Jeremy Collie.

Past C&M Officers

Kira Homola

President 2015-2017. Kira entered GSO in 2014 after earning dual Bachelor’s Degrees in Oceanography and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Washington. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D. under Dr. Arthur Spivack.

Sierra Davis

Vice President 2016-2017. Sierra entered GSO in 2015 after receiving a B.S. in Geology from Indiana University of Pennylvania. She is pursuing a M.S. under Dr. John King.

Colin Jones

Treasurer 2015-2017. Colin entered GSO in 2014 after receiving a B.S. in Chemistry from Willamette University. He is pursuing a Ph.D under Dr. Becky Robinson.

Casey Hearn

Vice President 2015-2016. Casey entered GSO in 2014 after receiving a B.S. in Oceanography for the University of Washington. He is pursuing a Ph.D under Dr. John King.

Austen Blair

Social Media Chair 2015-2016. Austen entered GSO in 2014 with a B.S. in Oceanography from Humboldt State University. He is pursuing a Master’s Degree under Drs. Tetsu Hara and Isaac Ginis.
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