Staff

FAS staff comprise a highly skilled and dedicated team with professional experience in biology, biochemistry, chemistry, environmental science, nuclear engineering, physics, and political science. More than 65 Nobel science laureates have endorsed FAS as members of the Board of Sponsors.

Lindsay Milliken

Lindsay Milliken is a Research Assistant for Science, Technology, and Information Policy at the Federation of American Scientists.  She supports both the Congressional Science Policy Initiative and the Technology and Innovation Initiative. Previously, …

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Erik Martin

Erik Martin manages the FAS Impact Fellows program and a Day One Project Advisor. He previously served as a Policy Advisor in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, and worked at the global software company Unity.com as Senior Educati …

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Andrew Sosanya

Andrew Sosanya is a Research and Policy Analyst for the Day One Project. Prior to joining FAS, he conducted astrophysics research as a fellow at Caltech and had worked as a business analyst intern within Spencer Stuart’s technology and biotechnology pr …

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Steven Aftergood

Steven Aftergood is the Director of the FAS Government Secrecy Project.

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Hans Kristensen

Hans Kristensen is the Director of the Nuclear Information Project at FAS.

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Patricia Sainz

Patricia Sainz supports the Grants teams, and manages the FAS office and the Human Resources department. She has spent over 17 years of her career working in both non-profit and for-profit sectors in several capacities. Patricia has an extensive backgr …

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Kathryn Kohn

Kathryn Kohn is the Marketing, and Communications Manager at FAS.

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Dr. Ali Nouri

Ali Nouri is the President of the Federation of American Scientists.

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Mercedes Trent

Mercedes Trent is a Research Assistant for the Defense Posture Project at FAS.

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Matt Korda

Matt Korda is a Research Associate for the Nuclear Information Project at the Federation of American Scientists, where he co-authors the Nuclear Notebook with Hans Kristensen. Previously, he worked for the Arms Control, Disarmament, and WMD Non-Prolife …

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Michael A. Fisher

Dr. Michael A. Fisher is a Senior Fellow with the Federation of American Scientists, working on a range of issues across the science and technology policy landscape. He co-leads the Congressional Science Policy Initiative, coordinates the COVID-19 Rapi …

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Andrew Choi

Andrew is a Senior Fellow at the Federation of American Scientists serving in the Office of the President at the World Bank, working on its Famine Action Mechanism (FAM) program to better predict global crises and provide aid faster and more efficientl …

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Adam Mount

Adam Mount is a Senior Fellow & Director of the FAS Defense Posture Project.

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