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  • John “J.P.” Walsh Director, Coastal Resources Center and Professor of Oceanography

    J.P. is a professor of oceanography and a geological oceanographer with a doctorate in oceanography from ...

  • Jennifer Critcher Assistant Director, 401-874-6106

    Jennifer joined CRC as Assistant Director in February 2016. She came to the center from URI’s ...

  • Elin Torell Director of International Coastal Programs, Evaluation, Livelihoods and Gender 401-874-6103

    Elin joined CRC in 2002. As Director of International Programs, she leads CRC teams in implementing ...

  • Jen McCann Director of U.S. Coastal Programs, Director of Extension, RI Sea Grant 401-874-6127

    Jennifer McCann is the director of U.S. Coastal Programs at CRC and director of Extension Programs for ...

  • Bob Bowen MIS Manager, 401-874-6623

    Bob joined CRC in 1997. He is the manager of management and information systems (MIS) for the center’s ...

  • Kate Butler Coordinator, US Portfolio 401-874-6027

    Kate joined CRC in 2005. In her role as the Coordinator for the U.S. Field Programs, Kate manages all ...

  • Holly Celico Scientific Research Grant Assistant

    Holly joined CRC in February 2016. As a Scientific Research Grant Assistant, Holly is responsible for ...

  • Brian Crawford Senior Coastal Resources Manager, 401-874-6129

    Brian is a Senior Coastal Resources Manager at CRC.  He currently serves as the Project Manager for the ...