Judith Kildow

Dr. Judith Kildow is founder and Director of the National Ocean Economics Program (NOEP) at the Monterey Institute for International Studies (a graduate school of Middlebury College). She is also adjunct professor at California State University at Monterey Bay, serves on several boards, and is a private consultant. Her field bridges science and policy, identifying how economic activities and ocean changes affect each other.

Monica Galligan

Monica Galligan is Program Manager at the Center for the Blue Economy at the Monterey Institute for International Studies (a graduate school of Middlebury College). She is also a lecturer at California State University at Monterey Bay, lecturing in Environmental Policy and Economics.  Her work bridges science and policy, examining interactions among natural and economic systems.

Monica has a Master of Science degree in Coastal and Watershed Science and Policy from California State University Monterey Bay. She resides in Monterey with her family.

Pat Johnston

Pat Johnston is the Data Manager of the National Ocean Economics Program (NOEP) at the Monterey Institute for International Studies (a graduate school of Middlebury College). He joined NOEP in 2003 as Information Systems Manager, responsible for all database and website development and operations. Since then, Pat has added significantly to the size and scope of the NOEP offerings, including new databases, website querying functionality, and data download capabilities.

Charles Colgan

Charles S. Colgan is a consultant with the National Ocean Economics Program. He is a Professor of Public Policy and Management in the Edmund S. Muskie School of Public Service at the University of Southern Maine. Dr. Colgan is the Chair of the Muskie School’s PhD Program in Public Policy and is a Senior Research Associate in the USM Center for Business and Economic Research. His long term economic forecasts are used by the Maine Department of Transportation and the Economic Development Districts of Maine.

Monica Galligan

Monica Galligan is Program Manager at the Center for the Blue Economy at the Monterey Institute for International Studies (a graduate school of Middlebury College). She is also a lecturer at California State University at Monterey Bay, lecturing in Environmental Policy and Economics.  Her work bridges science and policy, examining interactions among natural and economic systems.

Monica has a Master of Science degree in Coastal and Watershed Science and Policy from California State University Monterey Bay. She resides in Monterey with her family.

Pat Johnston

Pat Johnston is the Data Manager of the National Ocean Economics Program (NOEP) at the Monterey Institute for International Studies (a graduate school of Middlebury College). He joined NOEP in 2003 as Information Systems Manager, responsible for all database and website development and operations. Since then, Pat has added significantly to the size and scope of the NOEP offerings, including new databases, website querying functionality, and data download capabilities.

Judith Kildow

Dr. Judith Kildow is founder and Director of the National Ocean Economics Program (NOEP) at the Monterey Institute for International Studies (a graduate school of Middlebury College). She is also adjunct professor at California State University at Monterey Bay, serves on several boards, and is a private consultant. Her field bridges science and policy, identifying how economic activities and ocean changes affect each other.

Charles Colgan

Charles S. Colgan is a consultant with the National Ocean Economics Program. He is a Professor of Public Policy and Management in the Edmund S. Muskie School of Public Service at the University of Southern Maine. Dr. Colgan is the Chair of the Muskie School’s PhD Program in Public Policy and is a Senior Research Associate in the USM Center for Business and Economic Research. His long term economic forecasts are used by the Maine Department of Transportation and the Economic Development Districts of Maine.