The Center for Ocean Solutions Team

The skills, knowledge and expertise availible at the Center for Ocean Solutions spans marine and social sciences as well as law, representing the Center's interdisciplinary approach to problem-solving. Our team combines innovation and solid research to solving the intermediate and long-range challenges facing ocean health.
Specialty | Group

Gillian Lui

packard climate research fellow

Gillian works to advance the Packard Foundation’s energy, land use, and innovation portfolios, which aim to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to climate change.

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Michael Mantell

advisory council member, president of the resources legacy fund

Michael Mantell founded the Resource Legacies Fund to help design and administer initiatives for philanthropic foundations and individuals that result in significant conservation achievements.

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Fiorenza Micheli

science advisory committee, affiliated researcher

Fiorenza Micheli is a professor at Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University, and a senior fellow at the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment.

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Stephen Monismith

science advisory committee, affiliated researcher

Stephen is currently director of the Environmental Fluid Mechanics Laboratory and chair of Stanford University’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and a senior fellow at the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment.

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Julie Packard

advisory council member, executive director of the monterey bay aquarium

Julie Packard is the executive director of the Monterey Bay Aquarium and has served in that position since the Aquarium opened in 1984. With a mission to inspire conservation of the oceans, the Monterey Bay Aquarium is widely acknowledged as a leader among aquariums worldwide.

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Stephen Palumbi

management committee, affiliated researcher

Stephen is the Director of Stanford University's Hopkins Marine Station in Monterey, California.

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