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AAVSO Staff

Due to the New England winter storm currently affecting the area, phone coverage at the AAVSO may be much reduced until Wednesday. The staff is still available via email, and we suggest using that method to contact us if you need assistance.

Below is a list of the staff who work for the AAVSO Headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Click on the names for more information.


    * Sara Beck—Technical Assistant, Special Projects
    * Gloria Ortiz Cruz—Data Entry Technician
    * Jordan Gibson—Administrative Assistant
    * Arne Henden, Ph.D.—Director
    * Richard "Doc" Kinne—Astronomical Technologist, IT   
    * Will McMain—Web Developer
    * Sebastián Otero—External Consultant, VSX Team, Spanish Translations
    * Michael Saladyga, Ph.D.—Technical Assistant, JAAVSO and Newsletter Production Editor, Archives, Library
    * Mike Simonsen— Membership Director and Development Officer
    * Matthew Templeton, Ph.D.—Science Director
    * Rebecca Turner—Operations Director
    * Kathy Vnek—Bookkeeper
    * Elizabeth O. Waagen—Senior Technical Assistant, JAAVSO Associate Editor, AAVSO Newsletter Editor
    * Donna Young—Lead Educator, Chandra E/PO Office, SAO/NASA

AAVSO 49 Bay State Rd. Cambridge, MA 02138 aavso@aavso.org 617-354-0484