Climate Communication Staff

Susan Joy Hassol - Director

Susan Joy Hassol is a climate change communicator, analyst, and author known for her ability to translate science into English, making complex issues accessible to policymakers and the public for two decades.

Richard Somerville - Science Director

Richard Somerville is a climate scientist and Distinguished Professor Emeritus and Research Professor at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego.

Jerry Melillo - Science Director

Jerry Melillo is a Distinguished Scientist and Director Emeritus at The Ecosystems Center of the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA, and a Professor of Biology at Brown University.