Who We Are
Eastern Threat Center offices are located in Asheville and Research Triangle Park, NC.
View an at-a-glance staff resource guide to learn about scientists, in-house collaborators, and research support staff who deliver "Science You Can Use."
Use other links on this page to read staff members' biographies and find additional contact information.
200 W.T. Weaver Blvd.
Asheville, NC 28804
fax: (828) 257-4894
Danny C. Lee, Director, Center for Forest Assessment and Synthesis
Bill Hargrove, Research Ecologist and Team Leader
Adam Alsamadisi, ORISE Research Fellow
Michelle Baumflek, Research Biologist
Bill Christie, Biological Scientist
Kristen Emmett, ORISE Research Fellow
Steve Norman, Research Ecologist
Lars Pomara, Ecologist and Science Communication
Research Triangle Park (RTP) staff
3041 E. Cornwallis Rd.
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
fax: (919) 549-4047
Ge Sun, EFETAC Director, Research Hydrologist
Frank Koch, Research Ecologist and Team leader
Kelsey Bakken, Research Scientist
Johnny Boggs, Biological Scientist
Valerie Cooper, Administrative Support Assistant
Michael Gavazzi, Natural Resources Specialist
Nancy Gibson, Research Scientist
Ning Liu, ORISE Research Fellow
Kurt Riitters, Research Ecologist
Elijah Worley, Research Assistant
North Carolina State University (NCSU) cooperators at the Center's RTP office:
Mark Ambrose, Research Assistant
Barbara Conkling, Research Assistant Professor
Fred Cubbage, Professor
Dennis Hallema, Research Assistant Professor
Kevin Potter, Research Professor
Northern Research Station Liaison:
Lindsey Rustad, Northern Research Station Adjunct Scientist (located in Durham, NH)