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Our People

 

PSCR 2022 Group Photo
PSCR 2022 Group Photo, June 2022

Meet our team of dedicated public safety communications researchers. At PSCR, our mission-driven team is equipped with a wide range of skills and backgrounds that help pull the future forward. Click the links below to view more information about each staff member.

Leadership

Dereck Orr - Division Chief

303-497-5400

dereck.orr [at] nist.gov

Ellen Ryan - Deputy Division Chief and Lab Operations Manager

303-497-5151

ellen.ryan [at] nist.gov

Administrative Support

Kristine Tadros - Administrative Officer

303-497-3724

kristine.tadros [at] nist.gov

303-497-3724

danni.leicht [at] nist.gov

303-497-3859

susana.echevarria [at] nist.gov

Taylor Spencer

303-497-3606

Lab Operations / Network Operations Group

John Beltz - Group Leader and Security Officer

303-497-6562

john.beltz [at] nist.gov

303-497-5880

donald.harriss [at] nist.gov

Wyatt Seuss

303-497-3705

William Fisher

303-497-5172

william.fisher [at] nist.gov

Open Innovation

Ellen Ryan - Open Innovation Lead

303-497-5151

ellen.ryan [at] nist.gov

303-497-4632

terese.manley [at] nist.gov

303-497-3776

gary.howarth [at] nist.gov

303-497-6694

sarah.hughes [at] nist.gov

Advanced Communications Research Group (ACRG)

Lisa Soucy - Advanced Communications Research Group Lead

303-497-6949

lisa.soucy [at] nist.gov

ACRG: User Interface/User Experience

Scott Ledgerwood - Portfolio Lead and Security Specialist

303-497-5354

scott.ledgerwood [at] nist.gov

303-497-6128

jack.lewis [at] nist.gov

303-497-6046

jeffrey.karhoff [at] nist.gov

ACRG: Mission Critical Voice

Samuel Ray - Portfolio Lead

303-497-3262

samuel.ray [at] nist.gov

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peter.fink [at] nist.gov

303-497-4206

jonathan.cook [at] nist.gov

303-497-4655

chic.odell [at] nist.gov

303-497-3233

charlsea.hansen [at] nist.gov

303-497-3523

alison.kahn [at] nist.gov

303-497-5891

hien.nguyen [at] nist.gov

ACRG: Location-Based Services

Joe Grasso - Portfolio Lead

303-497-4129

joseph.grasso [at] nist.gov

Created August 30, 2016, Updated January 9, 2023