Personnel

OECI Executive Council

  • Paula Bontempi, Dean URI-GSO
  • Adam Soule, URI-GSO, OECI Executive Director/PD, OECI PI
  • Robert Ballard, URI/OET, OECI Co-PI
  • Richard Murray, WHOI, OECI Co-PI
  • Kelly Lucas, USM, OECI Co-PI
  • Larry Mayer, UNH, OECI Co-PI
  • Genene Fisher, NOAA-OE, Director
  • Aurora Elmore, NOAA-OE, CI Manager
  • Jason Fahy, URI-GSO, OECI Associate Director, Ex Officio

OECI Executive Office

OECI Council of Fellows (CoF)

  • Allison Fundis, OET, OECI CoF Chair
  • Jason Fahy, URI-GSO, OECI Associate Director, OECI CoF Vice-Chair 
  • Adam Soule, URI-GSO, OECI Executive Director/PD 
  • Mashkoor Malik NOAA-OE, Chief, Science & Technology Division
  • Rachel Medley, NOAA-OE, Chief, Expeditions and Exploration Division
  • Daniel Wagner, OET
  • Andy Bowen, WHOI
  • Leonardo Macelloni, USM
  • Brian Calder, UNH
  • Kristen Crossett, NOAA-OE, Chief, Outreach and Education Division
  • Aurora Elmore, NOAA-OE CI Manager

OECI Working Groups

Branding and Engagement Working Group

  • Chair: Allison Fundis, OET
  • Samantha Wishnak, OET
  • Ken Kostel, WHOI
  • Emily Crum, NOAA-OE
  • Matthew King, NOAA-OE
  • Pamela Moeller, USM
  • Colleen Mitchell, UNH
  • Peter Hanlon, URI-GSO
  • Mike Sherman, URI-GSO
  • Derek Sutcliffe, URI-GSO

Education Working Group

  • Chair: Leo Macelloni, USM
  • Jessie Kastler, USM
  • Rachel (Rae) Quadara, USM
  • Robert Whittington, TU
  • Tara Hicks Johnson, UNH
  • Ken Kostel, WHOI
  • Megan Cook, OET
  • Allison Fundis, OET
  • Trish Albano, NOAA-OE
  • Susan Haynes, NOAA-OE
  • Andrea Gingras, URI-GSO
  • Holly Morin, URI-GSO

Data Management and Usability

  • Chair: Brian Calder, UNH
  • Deborah Smith, OECI-URI
  • Matt Koskela, OET
  • Derek Sowers, OET
  • Mashkoor Malik, NOAA-OE
  • Caitlin Ruby, NOAA-OE
  • Henry Jones, USM
  • Marco D’Emidio , USM
  • Vicki Ferrini, LDEO
  • Stace Beaulieu, WHOI
  • Tina Haskins, WHOI
  • Rachel Simons, URI-GSO

Science and Technology

  • Chair: Andy Bowen, WHOI
  • Julie Huber, WHOI
  • Nicole Raineault, OET
  • Jennifer Miksis-Olds, UNH
  • Leila Hamdan, USM
  • Ramble Ankumah, TU
  • Philip Hoffman, NOAA-OE
  • Steve Hammond, NOAA-OE
  • Caitlin Adams, NOAA-OE
  • Adrienne Copeland, NOAA-OE
  • Kasey Cantwell, NOAA-OE
  • Jason Fahy, URI-GSO
  • Dwight Coleman, URI-GSO
  • Adam Soule, URI-GSO

Students

List of current URI and Tuskegee University (TU) students supported through OECI funding:

  • Coralie Rodriguez, URI-GSO (major professor: Dr. Katie Kelly)