Christy Sims has worked with NOAA’s Marine Mammal Lab at the Alaska Fisheries Science Center since 1998 first as a volunteer, then a student worker, a contractor, and finally as a JISAO employee since July 2015.
Erin has worked for NOAA since 2008 and joined JISAO in October of 2015 as a Research Scientist in the Polar Ecosystems Program with the Marine Mammal Lab at the Alaska Fisheries Science Center in Seattle.
Heather Tabisola recently joined JISAO as a Research Coordinator after spending most of her career life offshore, on a boat either working as a deck hand and research assistant or watching and listening for whales.
Research Engineer: Engineering Development Division
After a 3-year hiatus in Italy, Jim Osse returned to the Seattle area and joined the Joint Institute for the Study of Atmosphere and Ocean at the beginning of the year.