Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

Ocean Life, Planet Health

Staff Directory

Bigelow Phone#: 207-315-2567

Senior Research Scientists (SRSs)

Name Extension Email
Aeppli, Christoph 317
Archer, Steve 314
Balch, William "Barney" 301
Countway, Peter 302
Emerson, David 303
Fernandez-Robledo, Jose 315
Fields, David 313
Heil, Cynthia 304
Lomas, Michael 311
Martinez Martinez, Joaquin  403
Matrai, Patricia 305
Orcutt, Beth 312
Record, Nick 316
Shimmield, Graham 115
Stepanauskas, Ramunas 308
Twining, Benjamin 309
Wilson, William 310

Science Staff

The email for all staff is generally first initial last name (for example, Henry Bigelow's email address would be

Name Title Lab Extension
Bellows, Wendy
Research Associate /
Safety Officer
Bowler, Bruce Research Associate W. Balch 503
Burnell, Craig Research Technician Bigelow Analytical Services 514
Cucci, Terry Research Associate M. Sieracki 504
Drapeau, David Research Associate W. Balch 506
Fergusson, Liz Research Technician R. Stepanauskas 505
Floge, Sheri Research Assistant W. Wilson 507
Gilbert, Heather Research Technician B. Orcutt 501
Gilg, Ilana Research Associate W. Wilson 508
Haugen, Elin Research Technician M. Sieracki 509
Leavitt, Anna Research Technician D. Emerson 516
Lomas, Debra Research Technician M. Lomas 518
Lubelczyk, Laura Research Technician W. Balch 511
Poulton, Nicole Research Scientist Flow Cytometry 513
Preston, Mike Laboratory Technician D. Emerson/W.Wilson 203
Rauschenberg, Carlton Research Associate P. Matrai 514
Rauschenberg, Sara Research Associate B. Twining 515
Terpis, Kristina Research Technician M. Lomas 518
Thompson, Brian Research Associate R. Stepanauskas 517
Tupper, Ben Research Associate R. Stepanauskas --
Vermont, Alex Research Technician D. Fields 519

Postdoctoral Researchers

Name Lab Extension Email
Field, Erin D. Emerson 401
Fleming, Emily D. Emerson 402
Labonte, Jessica R. Stepanauskas
Lee, Younjoo P. Matrai 410
Mumford, Adam D. Emerson 406
Nuester, Jochen B. Twining 405
Scott, Jarrod D. Emerson 409
Swan, Brandon R. Stepanauskas 407
White, Meredith W. Balch 520
Whitney, LeAnn M. Lomas 405

National Center for Marine Algae and Microbiota (NCMA) Staff

Name Title Extension Email
Brown, Jeffrey Assistant Curator 201
Kristan, Brynne Administrative Assistant 202
Lomas, Michael Director 311
Preston, Mike Laboratory Technician 203
Riggens, Tracey Associate Curator 204
Sexton, Julie Curator 206
Yentsch, Sara Sales & Marketing 205

Emeritus Scientists

Name Former Positions
Andersen, Robert CCMP Director / Senior Research Scientist
Guillard, Robert CCMP Founder / Senior Research Scientst
Larsen, Peter Senior Research Scientist
Yentsch, Clarice Bigelow Laboratory Co-founder / Senior Research Scientist

Administrative Staff

Name Title Extension Email
Bloom, Mark
Corporate Alliances /
Technology Transfer
Clifford, David Facilities --
Curtis, Laurie Facilities -- --
Cutshall, Jennifer Advancement Director 105
Dunham, Casey DevOps / SecOps Engineer 156
Fuchs, Aaron Director of Finance and Administration 101
Getrich, Marty Laboratory Manager 108
Knowlton, Kim Facilities --
Koch, John Accountant 109
McKown, John Grants Manager 110
Paquin, Nathan Chief Information Officer 117
Pinkham, Tim Facilities Technician  105
Reed, Kimberly Receptionist 104
Reinecke, Victoria
Human Resources Officer
Shephard, Pamela Librarian 114
Shimmield, Graham
Executive Director /
Trew Crist, Darlene Communications Director 103
Wilson, Dana Donor Relations and Campaign Manager 112
Wood, Mary
Accounts Payable /
Young, Valerie Executive Assistant 107