Former Staff

In Memoriam

  • Dr. M. James Allen, a fish biologist who worked at SCCWRP from 1971 to 1977 and again from 1993 to 2009, and served as a Principal Investigator for the Fish Biology Department, passed away September 2, 2018.
  • Dr. Jack Anderson, who led SCCWRP from 1985 to 1990, passed away February 21, 2007.
  • Willard N. Bascom, who led SCCWRP from 1973 to 1984, passed away September 20, 2000.
  • Janet Bell (Barhydt) Garber, a SCCWRP Commissioner for the City of Los Angeles from 1972 to 1990, passed away July 17, 2018.
  • Dr. C. Irwin Haydock, the head of SCCWRP’s Biology Department from 1969 to 1973, passed away July 30, 2011.
  • Dr. Tareah Hendricks, a SCCWRP oceanographer from 1970 to 1993, passed away June 13, 2013.
  • Dr. George Hlavka, SCCWRP’s first director from 1969 to 1973, passed away May 5, 2012.
  • Dr. Donald J. Reish, a marine biology professor at California State University, Long Beach from 1958 to 2014 who trained dozens of SCCWRP staff and served on SCCWRP’s Scientific Consulting Board from 1985 to 1991, passed away in 2018. (Autobiography and Film tribute)
    In Memoriam
  • Harold Stubbs, head of SCCWRP’s Marine Field Operations from 1973 to 1998, passed away June 19, 2006.

Contact information for former staff

This section provides self-reported contact information for select former SCCWRP staff. If you’re a former SCCWRP staff member who wishes to add or update your contact information, please contact us.

Drew Ackerman
5400 Glenwood Ave, Ste g-03
Raleigh, NC 27612

Virginia (Ginny) Barney
City of Upper Arlington
2427 Canterbury Road
Upper Arlington, OH 43221

Steven Bay
2900 S. Carolina St.
San Pedro, CA 90731

Dr. Mary Bergen
Rancho Dos Rios
11584 Creek Road
Ojai, CA 93023

Alex Bolkhovitinov
Amvac Chemical Corporation
4100 E. Washington Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90023

Dr. Linden Clarke
Oregon State University
Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences
104 COAS Admin Bldg.
Corvallis, OR 97331-5503

Dr. Jeffrey Cross
Grand Canyon National Park
P.O. Box 129
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023

Darcy Ebentier
AMEC Environment & Infrastructure
9177 Sky Park Court
San Diego, CA 92123

Dr. Robert Eganhouse
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
Reston, VA 20192

Karen D. Englehart
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1105 203rd Pl. S.E.
Bothell, WA 98012

Donna Ferguson
Ph.D Student
University of California, Los Angeles

Kristine Gesulga
M.Sc. Student, i-MARSYS
University of Hamburg (Germany)

Richard Gossett
CRG Marine Laboratories
2020 Del Amo Blvd., Suite 200
Torrance, CA 90501

Dr. Charles S. Greene
Stetson-Greene Vineyards
2108 Westside Road
Healdsburg, CA 95448

Rebecca Hagstrom
Zymo Research
625 W. Katella Ave. #30
Orange, CA 92068

Leslie H. Harris
Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History, Research & Collections, Polychaetes
900 Exposition Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90007

Patrick Hershelman
CRG Marine Laboratories
820 S. Seaside Ave.
Terminal Island, CA 90731

Dr. Kevin Hill
California Department of Fish and Game
8604 La Jolla Shores Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92037-1508

Erica Jarvis
California Dept. of Fish and Game
4665 Lampson Avenue, Suite C
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Andrew Jirik
Port of Los Angeles
425 S. Palos Verdes St.
San Pedro, CA 90731

Krista Kamer
California State University Council on Ocean Affairs, Science and Technology (COAST)
San Francisco State University

Alison Kier
SECOR International Inc.
11085 Knott Avenue, Suite B
Cypress, CA 90630

Dr. Gary S. Kleppel
Department of Biological Sciences
University at Albany, SUNY Albany
Albany, NY 12222

Jimmy D. Laughlin
King County Environmental Laboratory
322 W. Ewing St.
Seattle, WA 98119

Dr. Molly Leecaster
Division of Epidemiology
University of Utah School of Medicine
775 9th Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84103

Gregory Lyon
Environmental Monitoring Division
City of Los Angeles
12000 Vista Del Mar
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Melissa Madison
USC Graduate Student
3616 Trousdale Parkway
AHF 107A
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0371

Enrique Manzanilla
75 Hawthorne Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Tom Mason
California Dept. of Fish and Game
4665 Lampson Avenue, Suite C
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Danuta Charwat McCall
426 N. Hope Avenue
Santa Barbara, CA 93110

Dr. Alan Mearns
N.O.A.A. Hazmat
7600 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA 98115

Karlene Miller
Karlene Miller – Editing, Word Processing, Graphic Support, Document Design, File Management
Irvine, CA

Peter Miller
5221 Edgeware Dr.
Calabasas, CA 91301

Ed Motola
Premier Computing
1196 Ridgedale Lane
Salt Lake City, UT 84106

Dr. Rachel Noble
UNC-CH Institute of Marine Sciences
3431 Arendell St.
Morehead City, NC 28557

Dr. James Noblet
California State University
5500 University Parkway
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Bernardino, CA 92407

Diane O’ Donohue
City and County of San Francisco/NRLMD
Oceanside Biology Laboratory
3500 Great Highway
San Francisco, CA 94132

Philip S. Oshida
4524 Braeburn Drive
Fairfax, VA 22032

Dr. Julianne Kalman Passarelli
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731

Dr. Jian Peng
Orange County Public Works – Watersheds Program
2301 N. Glassell
Orange, CA 92865

Dawn Petschauer
City of Los Angeles Environmental Monitoring Division
12000 Vista del Mar
Playa del Rey, CA 90293

Ananda Ranasinghe
7796 Essex Drive Unit 103
Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5645

Dr. Kerry Ritter

Dr. Lisa Sabin
EOA, Inc.
1410 Jackson St.
Oakland, CA 94602

Elizabeth Scott
HELIX Environmental Planning
7578 El Cajon Boulevard, Suite 200
La Mesa, CA 91942

Dr. Karen Setty
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Human Studies Facility
104 Mason Farm Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Dr. Margie Sherwood-Danz
3160 Steven Drive
Encino, CA 91436

Dr. Steven Steinberg
Los Angeles County
9150 E. Imperial Hwy, Mail Stop #3
Downey, CA 90242

Andrea Steinberger
University of Washington, School of Oceanography
Box 355351
Seattle, WA 98195

Peter Striplin 
Toxic Cleanup Program, Washington Department of Ecology
P.O. Box 47775
Olympia, WA 98504-7775

Dr. Bruce Thompson
San Francisco Estuary Institute
1325 46th Street
Richmond, CA 94804

Dr. Guangyu Wang
320 W. 4th St., 2nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90013

Bob Voglin
1304 Woodside Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Dr. Jack Q. Word
Newfields Northwest
4729 NE View Drive, PO Box 216
Port Gamble, WA 98364

Lucinda S. Word
Newfields Northwest
4729 NE View Drive, PO Box 216
Port Gamble, WA 98364

Jean Wright
Promega Biosciences
277 Granada Drive
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Dr. Vada Kyonga Yoon
Anchor QEA
27201 Puerta Real, Suite 350
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Dr. David Young
Hatfield Marine Science Center
2111 SE Marine Science Drive
Newport, OR 97365

Charlie Yu
City of Los Angeles Bureau of Sanitation
1149 S. Broadway, 10th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Ann Zellers
Algalita Marine Research Institute
148 N. Marina Dr.
Long Beach, CA 90803

Dr. Eddy Zeng
Chinese Academy of Sciences
P.O. Box 1131, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry
Guangzhou 510640, P.R. China