Staff Directory

Research Triangle Park Headquarters

To reach a Sigma Xi staff member by phone, dial 1-800-243-6534 or 919-549-4691. When prompted, dial the extension for the person you are trying to reach.

Executive Office

Executive Director, CEO, and Publisher of American Scientist

Jamie_VernonJamie Vernon
Ext. 223

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Department of Membership and Chapters


poock 120x120Michael Poock
Ext. 226

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Department of Programs

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Department of Finance and Administration


Jasmine ShahJasmine Shah
Ext. 233

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Department of Science Communications and Publications



Fenella Saunders
Editor-in-Chief of American Scientist
Contact Fenella Saunders via the American Scientist website.
Ext. 224

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Department of Development


Lisa Merritt (120x120)Lisa Merritt
Ext. 225


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