Associate Director and Public Service Faculty

Education and Outreach; Physical Oceanography/Ocean Circulation; Policy

Current role in the field of ocean sciences: Federal or State Employee

Area(s) of expertise within ocean sciences: I am a Physical Oceanographer by training with over a decade-long experience in various aspects of ocean science, including research, teaching, mentoring, communication, policy, and administration. Currently I serve in a senior administrative position leading NOAA’s Sea Grant College Program in the State of Georgia.

Interest in becoming a mentor: Several mentors have shaped my life for the better. I’d like to give back to the community.

Languages spoken, in addition to English: Hindi

Highest Degree Earned: Doctorate

Career Stage: Early