The Society Staff | Society for Science & the Public
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The Society Staff

Society for Science & the Public operates from its original historic home in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The Society operations are supported by a staff of approximately 65 people and the organization has an annual operating budget of about $20 million. It benefits from the leadership of an outstanding volunteer Board of Trustees.

To contact a staff member at Society for Science & the Public or Science News, use the first initial of the first name and the last name @societyforscience.org. For example, jdoe@societyforscience.org.

Society for Science & the Public Staff

Executive Office

Maya Ajmera | President and CEO and Publisher, Science News
Rick Bates | Senior Advisor
Rachel Goldman Alper | Chief of Staff
Kumar Garg | Senior Fellow
Nancy Boyd | Executive Assistant

Executive Team

Kathlene Collins | Chief Marketing Officer
Stephen Egts | Chief Design Officer
Charlie Feeney | Chief Financial Officer
Michele Glidden | Chief Program Officer
Cait Goldberg | Chief of Event Planning and Operations
Gayle Kansagor | Chief Communications Officer
Bruce Makous | Chief Advancement Officer
James C. Moore | Chief Technology Officer

Accounting and Human Resources

Charlie Feeney | Chief Financial Officer
Ed Maxwell | Director of Finance
Ouida Freeman | Manager - Human Resources
Lisa Proctor | Manager - Accounting
Muaz Ahmed | Controller - Accounting
Zain Abidin | Staff Accountant

Advancement

Bruce Makous | Chief Advancement Officer
Bridgette Hudson | Director - Alumni Relations
Eric Olson | Director - Annual Giving and Membership
Carole Russo | Director - Institutional Giving
Michele Fetchko | Development Officer
Maurice Dunn | Associate - Development
Madelyn Schorr | Associate - Development
Lauren Duffy | Specialist - Alumni Relations

Communications

Gayle Kansagor | Chief Communications Officer
Eric Nguyen | Specialist - Social Media

Design

Stephen Egts | Chief Design Officer
Erin Otwell | Design Director
Justine Hirshfeld | Art Director
Molly Telfer | Art Director
Nancy Moulding | Marketing Operations Manager
Tracee Tibbitts | Graphic Designer

Events and Operations

Cait Goldberg | Chief of Event Planning and Operations
Anthony Payne | Director - Operations
Ellen Culter | Director - Alumni Event Planning
Paul Roger | Lead Specialist - Facilities
Ashley Johnson | Specialist - Operations
Jordan Schwartzbach | Associate - Events
Evora Swoopes | Receptionist and Permissions Technician
Randy Williams | Mail Room Technician

IT

James C. Moore | Chief Technology Officer
Federico Castaneda | Director of Web Development
Kristen Looney | Senior Web and Database Developer
Philip Lewis | Database Analyst
Ricardo Gortaire | IT Specialist
Justin Camara | Web and Database Developer
Tika Juneja | Database Administrator
Krystal Robinson | Database Administrator
Pratham Patkar | Junior Project Manager

Marketing

Kathlene Collins | Chief Marketing Officer
Tracy Lee | Director of Digital Products
Daryl Anderson | Media Sales Manager
John Pierce | Marketing Automation Manager
Marlena Chertock | Specialist - Membership Marketing
Maxine David | Marketing Assistant

Science Education Programs

Caitlin Sullivan | Director of Outreach & Equity
Allison Hewlett Stifel | Director of the Regeneron Science Talent Search
Lisa Icenroad | Manager - Intel International Science and Engineering Fair
Anna Rhymes | Manager - Science News in High Schools
Sharon Snyder | Manager - International Fairs and Volunteer Recruitment
Sarah Conner | Project Manager - Science Education Programs
Victor Hall | Senior Specialist - Outreach
Erin Cummins | Specialist - Broadcom MASTERS
Jinny Farrell | Specialist - International Fairs
June Kee | Specialist - Award and Education Program Administration
Raevathi Ramadorai | Specialist -Science Education Programs
Diane Rashid | Specialist - Volunteer and Special Awards
Sabrina Scull | Associate Specialist - Science Education Programs

Science News

Elizabeth Quill | Acting Editor in Chief
Macon Morehouse | News Director
Kate Travis | Digital Director
Cori Vanchieri | Deputy Managing Editor - Features
Erin Wayman | Deputy Managing Editor - Production 
Emily DeMarco | Associate Editor
Helen Thompson | Web Producer
Bruce Bower | Writer - Behavioral Sciences
Emily Conover | Writer - Physics
Laurel Hamers | Staff Writer
Susan Milius | Writer - Life Sciences
Meghan Rosen | Staff Writer
Tina Hesman Saey | Senior Writer - Molecular Biology
Thomas Sumner | Writer - Earth Sciences
Cassie Martin | Editorial Assistant
Elizabeth Eaton | Science Writing Intern
Tom Siegfried | Editor at Large

Science News for Students

Janet Raloff | Editor
Sarah Zielinski | Managing Editor
Bethany Brookshire | Writer - Science Education
Lillian Steenblik Hwang | Web Producer