Board of Directors


Clark Morey, Board Chair

Application Sales


Joined July, 2018

Dione Rossiter, PhD., Secretary

Executive Director  

Science at Cal 

Joined October, 2020 

James Roberts, Treasurer & CFO

Joined July, 2013

Directors at Large

Julian Osinski


Opticalogic Advisors

Joined April, 2011

Victoria Whitehill

Innovation Strategy Lead, Clinical Development


Since January, 2017

Randy Reyes

Contract Administration Manager 
NGM Biopharmaceuticals 

Joined July 2018

Jack Spallino


J. Spallino & Associates Commercial Real Estate

Joined April, 2019

Lawrence Kutner, PhD.

Public Health Consultant

Joined June, 2020

Bruce Neil, PhD.

Co-Founder/Emeritus Executive Director

Sanibel Sea School

Joined October, 2020

Tim Davis 

Manager, Global Escalations Team 


Joined June, 2021 


Will Cheung 

VP of Finance Planning & Analysis 

Visa, Inc. 

Joined June, 2021 


Neeraj Pendse 

VP, Head of Product Management 


Joined October, 2021 

Seeking Spectacular Board Members

We're looking for a few talented and conscientious volunteer board members to lead and strengthen the Marine Science Institute as we complete and launch our new strategic plan. If you can contribute your time, thoughtfulness and leadership one Saturday per quarter plus some additional events, and are interested in exploring this opportunity, please contact our Executive Director, Marilou Seiff at to learn more about this volunteer opportunity. We're especially looking for people with accounting, real estate and/or fundraising experience.