Our Work

The Social Science Committee (SSC) brings together representatives from each of NOAA’s Line
Offices to is to strengthen, coordinate, and integrate the agency’s social science research and
analysis capabilities.

Current Membership

  • Monica Grasso, PRSS (Chair)
  • Douglas Lipton, NMFS (Co-Chair)
  • Jennifer Sprague, NWS (Co-chair)
  • Charles Alexander, OMAO
  • Kate Becker, NESDIS
  • Nancy Beller-Simms, OAR
  • Vankita Brown, NWS
  • John Cortinas, OAR
  • Rita Curtis, NMFS
  • Adam Domanski, NOS
  • Theresa Goedeke, NOS
  • Elizabeth Rohring, OAR
  • Giselle Samonte, NMFS
  • Valerie Were, PRSS (Executive Secretary)