MRS 2022 Organizing Committee

LEADERSHIP

Joseph DiRenzo

CO-CHAIR

Ph.D., United States Coast Guard (USCG) Research & Development Center

(860) 271-2738

Joseph.DiRenzo@uscg.mil

Capt. Eric Johansson
CO-VICE-CHAIR

State University of New York Maritime College
(MRS 2023 co-chair)

David Boyd

PROGRAM CHAIR

USCG (Pacific Area)

Scott Brotemarkle

NATIONAL ACADEMIES LIAISON
Transportation Research Board, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine

John Hummel

CO-CHAIR

Ph.D., Argonne National Laboratory

(630) 252-7189

jhummel@anl.gov

Allison Bennett Irion

CO-VICE-CHAIR

Argonne National Laboratory

Professor Joan Mileski
STUDENT COMPETITION CHAIR

Texas A&M at Galveston

Greg Trauthwein
MEDIA PARTNER

Maritime Reporter & Engineering News/MarineLink.com

SENIOR MENTORS

VADM Rob Parker

U.S. Coast Guard (Ret.)

RADM John Crowley

U.S. Coast Guard (Ret.)

RADM Kevin Cook

U.S. Coast Guard (Ret.)

Fred Roberts

Ph.D., Rutgers University

Scott Blough

Mandiant (co-chair, MRS 2017)

RADM Mike Parks

U.S. Coast Guard (Ret.)

RADM Fred Rosa

U.S. Coast Guard (Ret.)

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

RADM Tom Atkin

U.S. Coast Guard (Ret.)

Maj. Gen Randy Lee
U.S. Air Force (Ret.)

SENIOR ADVISORS

Kevin Clement

University of Houston

(co-chair, MRS 2021)

Craig Moss

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

(co-chair, MRS 2018)

David Nicol

Ph.D., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

(co-chair, MRS 2020)

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Mr. Chris Doane

U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic Area

CDR Kimberly Young-McLear

U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Cybersecurity and

Infrastructure Security Agency

Dr. Jack McCready

University of San Diego

Dr. Meltem Urgun Demirtas

Argonne National Laboratory

Capt. Drew Tucci

U.S. Coast Guard (Ret.), Seabold & Associates

Dr. Don Brutzman

Naval Postgraduate School

(co-chair MRS 2024)

Capt. Mike Plumley

U.S. Coast Guard Academy

Dr. Kristin Lewis

Department of Transportation

VOLPE Center

Prof. Rick Paxton

Campbell University

Dr. Henry Willis

RAND

Dr. Jackie Earle

U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic Area

Capt. David Moskoff

U.S. Navy (U.S. Merchant Marine Academy)

Capt. Shawn Malone

U.S. Navy (Ret.), Lockheed Martin-Sikorsky