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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

Guidelines for filming on campus.


Lauren Wood
Director of Strategic Communications
Institutional communications management; international communications; strategic development
858-337-1360 (cell)

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

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

Chris Toombs
Art Director

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