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    Gaithersburg, Md.
    Phone: (301) 975-2762

    Mailing address:
    100 Bureau Dr., Stop 1070
    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070

    Boulder, Colo.
    Phone: (303) 497-4044

    Mailing address:
    325 Broadway
    MC 107.02
    Boulder, CO 80305-3337

    Director, Public Affairs Office
    Gail Porter, 301-975-3392

    Director, Media Relations
    Jennifer Huergo, 301-975-6343
    Topic areas: Disaster & Failure Studies, NIST Budget, Biology, Genetics, Chemistry, Health and Medicine, Materials, Baldrige program

    Managing Editor/Public Affairs Specialist
    Ben Stein, 301-975-2763
    Topic areas: Physics, Quantum Information

    Public Affairs Specialists
    Alex Boss, 301-975-3611
    Topic area:  Standard Reference Materials

    Chad Boutin, 301-975-4261
    Topic areas:  Advanced Communications (Gaithersburg-based research), Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Biometrics, Cryptography, Neutron Research

    Jonathan Griffin, 301-975-4117
    Topic areas: Buildings and Fire, Robotics, Manufacturing, Community Resilience

    Rich Press, 301-975-0501
    Topic areas: Forensics, Greenhouse Gases

    Director, Boulder Media Relations
    Laura Ost, 303-497-4880
    Topic areas: Timekeeping, Physics, Advanced Communications (Boulder-based research)

    Department of Commerce Communications Policy

    Created June 16, 2009, Updated April 1, 2020