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National Soil Survey Center

The National Soil Survey Center manages the national soils, laboratory, ecological, and botanical databases—the world’s largest collection of natural resources data!

Address

100 Centennial Mall North, Room 152
Lincoln, NE 68508-3866

Phone: 402-437-5499
 

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Employee Directory

Director’s Office
Name Position Phone Number Email
David Hoover
Director
Linda Bouc
Management Analyst
Linda Kruger
Management Analyst
Laura Morton
Data Scientist
Kent Sutcliffe
West Region SCAN Coordinator
Ecological Sites
Name Position Phone Number Email
Joel Brown
National Leader
Michael Kucera
Agronomist
Shawn Salley
Soil Scientist
Curtis Talbot
Range Management Specialist
Kellogg Soil Survey Laboratory
Name Position Phone Number Email
Deb Harms
National Leader
Richard R. Ferguson
Supervisor, Analytical Chemist
Steve Monteith
Supervisory Soil Scientist
Michelle A. Etmund
Physical Science Technician
Sean Glasshoff
Soil Scientist
Diane G. Hooper
Physical Science Technician
Jennifer Ingham
Physical Science Technician
Patricia E. Jones
Lead Physical Science Technician
Amber Kenjar
Physical Science Technician
Christopher W. Lee
Physical Science Technician
Kevin Loeffelmann
Physical Science Technician
Scarlett Murphy
Physical Science Technician
Kate Nelson
Soil Scientist
Kathryn L. Newman
Physical Science Technician
David M. Parks
Physical Science Technician
Michael J. Pearson
Physical Science Technician
Susan J. Riedel
Physical Science Technician
Crystal A. Schaecher
Physical Science Technician
Aaron Shropshire
Physical Science Analyst
Adrien Spidell-Metcalf
Physical Science Technician
Pamela A. Van Neste
Physical Science Technician
Andrea Williams
Soil Scientist
National Plant Data Team
Name Position Phone Number Email
Dr. Gerry Moore
Team Leader
Jason Hinshaw
Data Management Clerk
Mark Garland
Botanist
Dr. Doug Goldman
Botanist
Christine Taliga
Ecologist
Soil Business Systems
Name Position Phone Number Email
Drew Kinney
National Leader
Tammy S. Cheever
Information Technology Specialist
Chad Ferguson
Soil Scientist
Suzann Kienast-Brown
Soil Scientist/National GIS Specialist
Jessica Philippe
Geographic Information System Specialist
Paul F. Reich
Geographer
Stephen Roecker
National Soil Geospatial Research Scientist
Steven E. Speidel
Information Technology Specialist
Kyle Stephens
NASIS National Database Manager
Tammy Umholtz
Visual Information Specialist
Digitizing Unit
Name Position Phone Number Email
Adolfo Diaz
Team Leader
Peter Kasprzak
Cartographic Technician
Mark Roloff
Cartographer
Terry Schoepp
Cartographic Technician
Bernie Skipper
Cartographer
Soil Science Research
Name Position Phone Number Email
Skye Wills
National Leader
Ekundayo Adeleke
Natural Resource Specialist
Dylan Beaudette
Research Soil Scientist (Quantitative Pedology)
Tiffany Carter
Research Soil Scientist
Jonathan Maynard
Research Soil Scientist
Travis Nauman
Soil Scientist
Amanda Pennino
Research Soil Scientist

Service Region Liaisons

Northwest
Name Position Phone Number Email
Amber Kenjar
Physical Science Analyst
Kathy Newman
Physical Science Analyst
Southwest
Name Position Phone Number Email
Patty Jones
Lead Physical Science Analyst
Mike Pearson
Physical Science Analyst
North Central
Name Position Phone Number Email
Adrien Spidell-Metcalf
Physical Science Analyst
Pam Van Neste
Physical Science Analyst
South Central
Name Position Phone Number Email
Jennifer Ingham
Physical Science Analyst
Crystal Schaecher
Physical Science Analyst
Northeast
Name Position Phone Number Email
Michelle Etmund
Physical Science Analyst
Suzy Riedel
Physical Science Analyst
Southeast
Name Position Phone Number Email
Chris Lee
Physical Science Analyst
Kevin Loeffelmann
Physical Science Analyst
Alaska
Name Position Phone Number Email
Cathy Seybold
Soil Scientist
Scarlett Murphy
Physical Science Analyst
Special Projects
Name Position Phone Number Email
Diane Hooper
Physical Science Analyst
Aaron Shropshire
Physical Science Analyst

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