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Ocean Prediction Center Staff

(Please use the NOAA Staff Directory for Contact Information)

Office of the Director

(Vacant)
Director

Allie Allen
Acting Director

Kathy Gilbert
Deputy Director

Alison Agather
NOAA Sea Grant Policy Fellow

Dawn Cyrus
Secretary

Crystal Rickett
Administrative Officer


Ocean Applications Branch
The applications unit develops and implements new software and techniques to support the Ocean Forecast Branch.

Joseph Sienkiewicz
Branch Chief

Frances Achorn
Senior Developmental Meteorologist

Bob Daniels
Oceanographer

Dee Dee Dolan, University of Maryland
Intern

Christopher Juckins
Developmental Meteorologist

LTJG Hillary Fort, NOAA Corps
Technical Operations Coordinator

David Tedesco
Developmental Meteorologist


Ocean Forecast Branch
The operational unit creates the high seas forecasts, marine weather charts, and the offshore waters forecasts. Listed below are the marine forecasters whose names you see on the forecast products for much of the North Atlantic and North Pacific oceans.

Darin Figurskey
Branch Chief

James Clark
Lead Marine Forecaster

Timothy Collins
Lead Marine Forecaster

Timothy Holley
Lead Marine Forecaster

James Kells
Lead Marine Forecaster
Assistant Webmaster

David Mills
Lead Marine Forecaster

Kevin Achorn
Marine Forecaster

George Bancroft
Marine Forecaster

Kathy Bell
Marine Forecaster

Michael Folmer, Ph.D.
Marine Forecaster

Marshall Huffman
Marine Forecaster

Casey Joseph
Marine Forecaster

David Kosier
Marine Forecaster

Jason Krekeler
Marine Forecaster

Frank Musonda
Marine Forecaster

James Nolt
Marine Forecaster

Michael Rowland
Marine Forecaster

Todd Shaw
Marine Forecaster

(Vacant)
Marine Forecaster

(Vacant)
Marine Forecaster

(Vacant)
Marine Forecaster