SIO OCGA Org Chart (PDF)

If an agency is not listed below, 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:  Travis Dadigian
  • U.S. University Flow-Through (except FDP with NSF and NASA Prime) - Backup: Travis Dadigian
  • Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Backup: Travis Dadigian
  • 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 
  • Domestic Industry Contracts/Agreements - Backup: Travis Dadigian


Travis Dadigian

  • Department of Defense Contracts, Delivery Order Agreements, and Other Transactions - Backup: Frank Truong
  • Department of State - Backup: Frank Truong
  • 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


Anja Engledow

  • Office of Naval Research Grants (ONR) - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • Air Force Grants - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • Air Force Cooperative Agreements - Backup: Travis Dadigian
  • Army Grants - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • Army Cooperative Agreements - Backup: Travis Dadigian
  • Misc. Navy and Department of Defense (DOD) Grants - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • Seafloor Electromagnetics Methods Consortium (SEMC) - Backup: Frank Truong 

Cherry Grihalva:

  • 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


Elizabeth Meier:

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


William Park III:

  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • Cooperative Institute for Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Systems (CIMEAS) - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • Sea Grant (Federal Funding) - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • Department of Energy (DOE) - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • United States Department of the Interior (USDI) - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • United States Geological Survey (USGS) - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • Forest Service - Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)- Backup: Cherry Grihalva
  • ESR Marine Sciences representative

Frank Truong:

  • Foreign Government (excluding SEMC and JAXA)- Backup: Elizabeth Meier
  • Domestic and Foreign Visitor Agreements (including intellectual property agreements) - Backup: Elizabeth Meier
  • Unfunded Collaboration Agreements (foreign) - Backup: Travis Dadigian
  • Equipment Loan Agreements 
  • Miscellaneous/Special Projects lead on major project proposals/award negotiations - Backup: Travis Dadigian


Shan Poon - Business Intelligence Analyst (Under SIO-IT)

  • Kuali Research Data Administrator
  • Proposal and Award Data Analysis and Reporting
  • Closeout/Patent Report Coordinator
  • Contract and Grant Support/Information Resource


May 2024

For additional information contact Frank Truong.