US Geological Survey (USGS)

Name and Address
US Geological Survey (USGS)
News office: Communications
U.S. Department of the Interior Office of Communiations & Publishing 12201 Sunrise Valley Dr., MS 119
Reston VA 20192
United States
Phone news office: 703-648-4460
Phone main: 703-648-4000
Fax news office: 703-648-4466

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Media Contacts and Active Users

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Name Title Beat Email Phone
Karen Armstrong Chief, External Communications and Citizen Engagement 703-648-4447
Heather Dewar Media Contact 352-264-3542
Earl Greene Media Contact 443-498-5505
Aleeza Harburger Program Assistant, Mineral Resources Program 703-648-6106
Vic Hines Eastern States Communications Chief 813-855-3125
Thomas Mack 603-226-7805
Mark Newell 573-308-3850
Anne-Berry Wade Public Affairs Officer 703-648-4483
Ben Young Landis Science Communicator 916-278-9495
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Hidden Profiles

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Name Title Beat Email Phone
Kara Capelli Public Affairs Officer Eastern Region 703-648-5086
Dave Ozman Central Region Outreach Coordinator Central US 303-202-4744
Catherine Puckett Deputy Public Affairs Officer and Western States Communications Chief (Acting) 352-377-2469
Clarice Ransom Public Affairs Specialist 703-648-4299
Jessica Robertson Public Affairs Specialist 703-648-6624
Douglas Spencer Public Affairs Specialist 703-648-4462
Karen Wood External Communications Officer 703-648-4447