Contact Us

The Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary office is located in the administration area at Point Reyes National Seashore. 

General Email Address:

Fed Ex/UPS/Packages Physical Address:
1 Bear Valley Rd.
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956

Mailing Address:
NOAA Greater Farallones and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries (Headquarters)
991 Marine Drive, The Presidio
San Francisco, CA 94129

Phone: 415 561 6622


Sanctuary Staff

Superintendent, Greater Farallones and Cordell Bank national marine sanctuaries: Maria Brown

Deputy Superintendent: Brian Johnson


Resource Protection

Resource Protection Coordinator (Policy, Planning, Regulations, and Restoration): Karen Reyna

Resource Protection Specialist (Enforcement, Emergency Response, and Permits alternate): Max Delaney

Seabird Protection Network Program Coordinator (Affiliate): Paul Hobi

Geological Oceanographer (Affiliate): Wendy Kordesch

Kelp Restoration Program Coordinator (Affiliate): Rietta Hohman

Kelp Restoration Specialist: Gina Contolini

Kelp Restoration Specialist: Angela Zepp

Kelp Restoration Specialist: Julieta Gomez

Kelp Restoration Specialist: Tyler Mears

Ocean Climate Program Coordinator (Affiliate): Sara Hutto

Operations Coordinator (Whale Ship Strikes): Michael Carver

Resource Protection Specialist (Permits, Maritime Heritage, NEPA): Lilli Ferguson


Education and Outreach

Media Liaison/Education and Outreach Coordinator: Jennifer Stock - 415 686 1864

Sanctuary Engagement Coordinator (affiliate): Jordan Gorostiza

Education Coordinator: Carol A. Preston

Visitor Center Manager: Justin Holl

Education Manager: Jean Alupay

Visitor Center Naturalist: Peter Winch



Research Coordinator (Nearshore, Marine Mammals, and Seabirds): Jan Roletto

Research Coordinator (Offshore and Deep Sea): Dani Lipski

Research Operations Specialist (Affiliate): Monisha Sugla


Administration and Operations

Administrative Assistant (Affiliate): Tishma Patel

GIS Analyst (Affiliate): Sage Tezak

IT Manager (Affiliate) - Nishan Perera