Meet Our Team

CENTER

Staff

Greg Asner

Greg Asner

Director

Chris Balzotti

Chris Balzotti

Pacific Ridge-to-Reef Program Coordinator 

Andrea Cottrell

Andrea Cottrell

Assistant Director

Jorge Cruz

Jorge Cruz

Business Operations Specialist

Heather D'Angelo

Heather D'Angelo

Communications Director

Nick Vaughn

Nick Vaughn

Data Science Program Lead

Affiliate ASU Faculty

Jnaneshwar Das

Jnaneshwar Das

School for Earth and Space Exploration

John Kittinger

John Kittinger

Global Institute of Sustainability

Robin Martin

Robin Martin

School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning

Trisalyn Nelson

Trisalyn Nelson

School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning

Elizabeth Wentz

Elizabeth Wentz

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Adjunct Faculty

JMG

Jamison Gove

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

steve

Steve Schill

The Nature Conservancy

this guy

Miles Silman

Wake Forest University

Affiliate Scientists

Phil Brodrick

Phil Brodrick

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory 

Meg Evans

Dirang Garau Field Centre

Belén Fadrique

University of Miami

Emily Francis

University of Texas

Cassie Freund

Wake Forest University

Erin Netoskie

University of Hawaii

Elsa Ordway

Harvard University

Global Airborne Observatory

Sheldon

Sheldon DeCosse

Flight Operations

Blair

Blair Edlund

Flight Operations

Don Koopmans

Don Koopmans

Captain

Interns

 

tori

Victoria Vandekop

Digital Communications Intern

ASNER LAB

Technical Staff

Nick Fabina

Nick Fabina

Associate Scientific Software Engineer

Joseph Heckler

Joseph Heckler

Mapping Technologist

Dave Knapp

Dave Knapp

Lead Scientific Software Engineer

ethan

Ethan Shafron

Remote Sensing Research Specialist

Research Assistants & Graduate Students

Rachel Carlson

Graduate Student

Rachel Engstrand

Graduate Student

meg

Megs Seeley

Graduate Student

sonja

Sonja Giardina

Research Assistant

jing

Jingwei Lian

Research Assistant

MARTIN LAB

Research Associates

andres

Andres Baeza-Castro

Assistant Research Professor

patrick

Patrick Gartrell

Research Associate

erin

Erin Weingarten

Research Specialist