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Research Staff

Learn more about the expertise and technical skills of the wind power research team and staff at NREL.

Name Position Email Phone        
Anstedt, Sheri Professional III-Writer/Editor/Web Content 303-275-3255
Baker, Donald Research Technician V-Operate 303-384-7162
Baranowski, Ruth Contingent Worker 303-384-6973
Baring-Gould, Edward Program Manager VI-Research 303-384-7021
Beach, Ryan Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-6949
Byrne, Tiffany Project Manager I-Research 303-275-4907
Cardinal, Arielle Project Manager III-Research 303-384-6925
Christol, Corrie Project Manager II-Research Support 303-384-7110
Churchfield, Matthew Researcher V-High Performance Computing 303-384-7080
Cisneros, Beverly Business Support II-Administrative Associate 303-384-6979
Damiani, Rick Researcher V-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7115
Dana, Scott Mechanical and Vibrations Engineer 303-384-7036
Datskos, Panos Senior Research Advisor 303-384-7024
DeGeorge, Elise Group Manager III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7136
Draxl, Caroline Researcher IV-Physics 303-384-7020
Driscoll, Rick Senior Engineer 303-384-7153
Fields, Jason Researcher III-Data Science 303-384-7150
Fingersh, Lee Jay Researcher V-Electrical Engineering 303-384-6929
Fleming, Paul Researcher V-Control Engineering 303-384-6918
Gevorgian, Vahan Chief Engineer 303-384-6940
Green, Rebecca Researcher IV-Operations Research Analysis
Guo, Yi Researcher IV-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7187
Hein, Cris Researcher IV-Environmental Science
Huskey, Arlinda Group Manager III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-6987
Jacobson, Mark Project Manager IV-Research 303-384-6902
Jager, David Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-6954
Jenks, Michael Research Technician VI-Operate 303-384-6994
Jenne, Dale Researcher IV-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7248
Johansson, Timothy Chief Mechanical Systems Engineer 303-384-6970
Johnson, Kathryn Contingent Worker 303-384-7013
Jonkman, Jason Senior Engineer - Wind Turbine Multi-Physics Engineering Modeling 303-384-7026
Keller, Jon Researcher V-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7011
Kilcher, Levi Researcher IV-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7192
Laird, Daniel Center Director II-Technical 303-384-7100
Lantz, Eric Group Research Manager III-Systems Engineering 303-384-7418
Laurie, Carol Professional IV-Communications 303-275-3655
Lawson, Michael Researcher V-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7196
Lemke, Alex Project Manager IV-Research Support 303-384-7018
Lundquist, Julie Contingent Worker
Moriarty, Patrick Group Manager III-Systems Engineering 303-384-7081
Musial, Walter Researcher VI-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-6956
Neiman, Shelley Business Support III-Administrative Associate 303-384-6921
Nixon, Steve Program Manager V-Research 303-384-7374
O'Connell, Matthew Researcher III-Electrical Engineering 303-384-7445
Oteri, Frank Contingent Worker 303-384-6952
Preus, Robert Program Manager V-Research 303-384-7284
Quon, Eliot Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7172
Ringwall, Jim NWTC EHS POC 303-384-7256
Roadman, Jason Researcher IV-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-6992
Robertson, Amy Researcher V-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7157
Rooney, Samantha Project Manager I-Research 303-384-6924
Scott, George Researcher IV-Software Engineering 303-384-6903
Sethuraman, Latha Researcher III-Electrical Engineering 303-384-7481
Sheng, Shawn Researcher V-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7106
Simms, David Center Director-Lab Facilities 303-384-6942
Sirnivas, Senu Researcher VI-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7250
Smith, Brian Laboratory Program Manager II - Mechanical Engineering 303-384-6911
Snowberg, David Researcher V-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-6920
Sprague, Michael Researcher VI-Computational Science 303-384-7184
Stehly, Tyler Researcher III-Systems Engineering 303-384-7190
Straw, Bethany Researcher I-Market Research Analysis 303-275-4557
Szydlek, Cynthia Professional III-Project Controller 303-384-7053
Thresher, Robert Research Fellow 303-384-6922
Tinnesand, Heidi Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7133
Veers, Paul Group Research Manager III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7197
Vijayakumar, Ganesh Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7118
Wendt, Fabian Researcher III-Physics 303-384-6941
Wilde, Scott NWTC Research Operations Manager 303-384-7074
Wright, Alan Researcher VI-Control Engineering 303-384-6928
Young, Don Professional V-ESH 303-384-7144
van Rij, Jennifer Researcher IV-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7180