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Our Staff



Executive

Andrew SHEINIS Executive Director (Interim)
Daniel DEVOST Director of Science Operations
Kevin HO Director of Engineering (Acting)
Mary Beth LAYCHAK Director of Strategic Communications
Tracy YOST Director of Finance & Administration
Patti FREEMAN Assistant to the Executive Director

Finance & Administration

Carolyn CASTANEDA Finance & Administrative Support Specialist
Laurie DALE Administrative Services Manager
Cathy FAIRHURST Accountant & Grants Administrator
Arturo SAYCO Controller
Virginia ARAGON-BARNES Environmental Health & Safety Manager

Astronomy

Nadine MANSET Astronomy Group Manager / Resident Astronomer
Luc ARNOLD Resident Astronomer
Emmanuel BERTIN Resident Astronomer
Todd BURDULLIS QSO Operations Specialist
Callie CROWDER Remote Observer
Christy CUNNINGHAM Remote Observer
Benoît EPINAT Resident Astronomer
Heather FLEWELLING Instrument Support Scientist
Helen JANUSZEWSKI Remote Observer
Laurie ROUSSEAU-NEPTON Resident Astronomer
Lisa WELLS Remote Observer

Instrumentation

Marc BARIL Instrument Engineer
Gregory BARRICK Optical Engineer
Tom BENEDICT Instrument Engineer
Greg GREEN Mechanical Designer & Instrument Maker
Windell JONES Instrument Specialist
Grant MATSUSHIGE Senior Instrument Specialist
Les MIZUBA Instrument Specialist

Operations

Ivan LOOK Operations Group Manager / Mechanical Design Engineer
Tyson ARRUDA Mechanical Technician
Casey ELIZARES Senior Mechanical Technician
Steve HUGHES Electrician
Ilima ISABEL Custodian
James Kahea THRONAS Vehicle & Facility Maintenance Specialist
Seizen TSUHA Mechanical Technician
Raycen WONG Mechanical Engineer

Software

Tom VERMEULEN Software Group Manager / Software Engineer
Ferdinand BABAS System Administrator
Sidik ISANI Software Engineer
Ludvig LETO System Administrator
Billy MAHONEY Database Specialist
Chris USHER System Programmer
Matt WILSON Software Engineer
Cameron WIPPER Astronomy Technical Specialist
Kanoa WITHINGTON Senior System Administrator

MSE Project Office

The Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer (MSE) Project Office operates
from the CFHT Headquarters in Hawaii, led by the Project Manager.
MSE Project Office staff are listed on MSE's own Project Office page.