Center Administrator II
Marine Policy Center, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole, MA 02543
B.A, 1975, Political Science and French (double major), Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
M.Sc., 2003, Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Aug. 2008-present, Center Administrator II, Marine Policy Center, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
1993-2008, Research Assistant III, Marine Policy Center, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
1992-1993, Staff Assistant, Marine Policy Center, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
1991-1992, Research Associate, Graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University
1986-1990, Research Fellow in National Security, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
1983-1986, Free-lance researcher, writer, editor
1981-1982, Managing Editor, Partisan Review, published at Boston University 1979-1980, Editor, Health Care Systems Department, Abt Associates, Inc.
1978-1979, Editor and Contract Administrator, Rural Experimental Schools contract, Education Department, Abt Associates, Inc.
1977-1978, Bilingual Secretary, Education Development Center, Newton, MA
1975-1977, Administrative Assistant, Department of Humanistic and Behavioral Studies, School of Education, Boston University
Other Professional Activities:
1987-present, Research/Writing Advisor, National Security Fellows Program, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
1999-2005, Member, Case Study Editorial Review Board, National Security Studies Joint Program of the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, and the Paul Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University
2008 – Member, Falmouth Conservation Commission (appointed through 6/2013)
2007- 2008 Alternate Member, Falmouth Conservation Commission
1992-1995, Big Sister, Big Brothers & Sisters of Cape Cod and the Islands
1990-1995, Falmouth Cable TV Advisory Commission (Chair, 1992-1995)
1990, Adult Literacy Tutor, Falmouth Volunteers in Public Schools
International environmental law and management; international organizations; land-based marine pollution; US national security policy; US science and technology policy. Author or co-author of more than 20 scholarly articles and reports and more than a dozen case studies of federal agency programs and federal contractor business practices.