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Administrative Personnel

Name Title Contact
Ram Seshadri Director

Phone: (805) 893-6129
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: seshadri [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 3008 MRL

Payroll/Personnel Payroll/Personnel Analyst

Phone: (805) 893-8990
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: personnel [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2066A MRL

Sara Bard Administrative Manager

Phone: (805) 893-8519
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: sara [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2066E MRL

Christopher Bates Associate Director
Rachel Behrens Polymer Lab Manager

Phone: (805) 893-5850
Fax: (805) 893-8797 
Email: rachel [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2003 MRL

Marisol Cedillo Dougherty Financial Analyst

Phone: (805) 893-8391
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: marisol [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2066C MRL

Claire Chisholm Microscopy & Microanalysis

Phone: (805) 893-3645
Email: chisholm [at] ucsb [dot] edu

Samantha Crossno DowMI and MC-CAM Program Coordinator


Phone: (805) 893-5112
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: samantha [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 3107 MRL

Maki Donovan Financial Analyst

Phone: (805) 893-7927
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: maki [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2066C MRL

Claudia Gutierrez-Mazzotti Academic Programs Coordinator

Phone: (805) 893-7928
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: claudia [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2060 MRL

Jerry Hu Spectroscopy Lab Manager

Phone: (805) 893-7914
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: jghu [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 1524 CNSI

Frank Kinnaman Education Program Coordinator, RET Coordinator

Phone: (805) 893-7928
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: kinnaman [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2060 MRL

Youli Li X-ray Lab Manager

Phone: (805) 893-8104
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: youli [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2202 MRL

Mary McGuan Education Programs Assistant / Purchasing Coordinator

Phone: (805) 893-7926
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: mary [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2065 MRL

Dorothy Pak Education Director

Phone: (805) 893-5314
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: pak [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2212 MRL

Nathan "Fuzzy" Rogers Research Computing Administrator

Phone: (805) 893-4495
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: fuz [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2066B MRL

Sara Sorensen Events and Program Coordinator

Phone: (805) 893-2637
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: sorensen [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2066D MRL

Julie Standish Research Intern Coordinator

Phone: (805) 893-7808
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: standish [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2061 MRL

Amanda Strom TEMPO Facilities Manager

Phone: (805) 893-7925
Email: amanda [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2066F MRL

Sylvia Vogel MRL Assistant

Phone: (805) 893-7233
Fax: (805) 893-8797
Email: sylvia [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
Office: 2066G MRL