Staff and Affiliates

A group of dolphins
Photo: Claire Fackler/NOAA

Superintendent - Allen Tom

Resource Protection

Ed Lyman - Natural Resource Management Specialist


Patty Miller - Program Specialist

Cindy Among-Serrao - Ocean Count and Sanctuary Advisory Council Coordinator (Affiliate)

Amy Eldredge - Volunteer Coordinator (Affiliate)


Dr. Marc Lammers - Sanctuary Research Coordinator

Eden Zang - Marine Mammal Response Network Assistant and Research Specialist (Affiliate)


LTJG Sara Wood - NOAA Corps Officer

LT William Carrier – NOAA Corps Officer

Darrell Peck - Maintenance


Jean Souza - Program Specialist


May Foster – Sr. Fiscal Administrator (Affiliate)

State of Hawai‘i

Jeannine Rossa - Acting Sanctuary Co-Manager, Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Aquatic Resources


Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary cannot fulfill our mandate without working in partnership with a great number of people and programs. Some of these groups have memorandums of agreement (MOA's) with the sanctuary. These include: