Scripps Oceanography News Contacts

Mailing address

Scripps Communications Office
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, # 0210
La Jolla, CA 92093-0210

Contact us

Phone: 858-534-3624
After-hours media contact: 858-349-1723

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Lauren Wood
Director of Strategic Communications
Institutional communications management; international communications; strategic development

Robert Monroe
Media Specialist and Editor
Key media contact for Scripps ocean and atmospheric sciences, earth science, and Scripps research fleet; science writer for Scripps news and publications; editor of explorations now online publication

Jeff Dillon
Web Content Strategist
Key contact for web content for Scripps Institution of Oceanography public web presence

Brittany Hook
Communications Coordinator
Key contact for public information; writer for Scripps news and publications; key contact for education communications

Chase Martin
Media Communications Specialist
Key contact for media relations; science writer for Scripps news and publications