SIO Org Chart

AGENCIES Contract and Grant office staff assignments for specific funding agencies.  If an agency is not listed, please contact Frank Truong, Director,
Agency assignments for Scripps Institution of Oceanography OCGA:

Judy Cheng:      


State of California - Backup: Elizabeth Meier
Sea Grant (State of California Funding) - Backup:  William Park III
Local Government, Municipalities, and Municipal Agencies - Backup: Elizabeth Meier
U.S. State Governments - Backup: Elizabeth Meier
U.S. Universities (including WHOI) - Backup:  Andrea Lupu
U.S. University Flow-Through (except FDP with NSF and NASA Prime) - Backup: Andrea Lupu
Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Backup: Andrea Lupu
Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory (LBL) - Backup: William Park III
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) - Backup: William Park III
Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) - Backup: William Park III
Sandia National Laboratory - Backup: William Park III
UT Battelle - Backup: William Park III

Melanie David:

Office of Naval Research Grants (ONR) - Backup: Ann Dunbar
Air Force Grants - Backup: Ann Dunbar
Air Force Cooperative Agreements - Backup: Andrea Lupu
Army Grants - Backup: Ann Dunbar
Army Cooperative Agreements - Backup: Andrea Lupu
Miscellaneous Navy and Department of Defense (DOD) Grants - Backup: Ann Dunbar
Seafloor Electromagnetics Methods Consortium (SEMC) - Backup: Frank Truong 

Ann Dunbar:

National Science Foundation (NSF) - Backup: William Park III
National Aeronautics Space Administration (NASA) - Backup: William Park III
U.S. University Flow-Through (FDP with NSF or NASA Prime) - Backup: Judy Cheng
USC Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC) - Backup:  Judy Cheng
Columbia University International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) - Backup: Elizabeth Meier
UC Programs  - Backup Elizabeth Meier
UC Mexus - Backup Elizabeth Meier
Incoming UC Multiple Campus Agreements - Backup:  Elizabeth Meier
Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) - Backup:  Elizabeth Meier 
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Backup:  Frank Truong
Binational Science Foundation (BSF) - Backup: Frank Truong
Inter-American Institute for Global Change (IAI) - Backup: Frank Truong 

Andrea Lupu:

Department of Defense Contracts, Delivery Order Agreements, and Other Transaction agreements - Backup: Frank Truong
Department of State - Backup: Melanie David​
Industry flow-through - Backup: Frank Truong
IRIS, UCAR, UNAVCO - Backup: Elizabeth Meier
Sales and Service Agreements - Backup: Judy Cheng and Frank Truong
Unfunded Collaboration Agreements (domestic) - Backup: Frank Truong
Non-Disclosure Agreements - Backup: Elizabeth Meier
Memorandum of Understanding (domestic and foreign) - Backup: Elizabeth Meier
Charter Party Agreements (incoming and outgoing) Backup: Frank Truong

Elizabeth Meier:

Private Non-Profits and Interest Groups - Backup: Judy Cheng
National Institutes of Health - Backup: Melanie David​
European Union, including Marie Curie fellowships, and foreign non-profits - Backup: Frank Truong​
USAID - Backup: Andrea Lupu
Data Use Agreements - Backup: Judy Cheng and Andrea Lupu
Material Transfer Agreements (MTAs) and Collaboration Agreements with MTA terms - Backup: Judy Cheng

Patty Pace

COEUS Data Administrator
Proposal and Award Data Analysis and Reporting
Closeout/Patent Report Coordinator
Contract and Grant Support/Information Resource
ESR Kauli Marine Sciences representative

William Park III:

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) - Backup: Ann Dunbar
Co-Operative Institute for Marine Ecosystems and Climate (CIMEC) - Backup: Ann Dunbar
Sea Grant (Federal Funding) - Backup: Ann Dunbar
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - Backup: Ann Dunbar
Department of Energy (DOE) - Backup: Ann Dunbar
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - Backup: Ann Dunbar
United States Department of the Interior (USDI) - Backup: Ann Dunbar
United States Geological Survey (USGS) - Backup: Ann Dunbar
Forest Service - Backup: Ann Dunbar
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)- Backup: Ann Dunbar
ESR Marine Sciences representative

Frank Truong:

Domestic Industry Contracts/Agreements - Backup: Andrea Lupu
Foreign Government, Industry and University Contracts/Agreements (excluding SEMC and JAXA)- Backup: Elizabeth Meier
Domestic and Foreign Visitor Agreements (including intellectual property agreements) - Backup: Elizabeth Meier
Unfunded Collaboration Agreements (foreign) - Backup: Andrea Lupu
Equipment Loan Agreements - Backup: Elizabeth Meier
Miscellaneous Agreements - (CalCOFI MOU, Tuna Commission Agreement, NOAA CIMEC MOU, NOAA Seawater Agreement, Lunar Sample Agreements) - Backup: Andrea Lupu
Homeland Security - Backup: Andrea Lupu​
Special Projects/lead on major project proposals/award negotiations - Backup: Andrea Lupu

April 2021

For additional information contact Frank Truong.