CARA Board of Directors

California Association for Research in Astronomy

Board Chair

George R. Blumenthal, Chair
Chancellor Emeritus, University of California at Santa Cruz, Director of UC Berkeley’s Center for Studies in Higher Education

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Thomas Soifer, Vice-Chair 
Director, Spitzer Science Center, California Institute of Technology

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Board of Directors

Fiona Harrison
Kent and Joyce Kresa Leadership Chair, Division of Physics, Mathematics, and Astronomy and Benjamin M. Rosen Professor of Physics at Caltech

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Bruce Macintosh
Director, University of California Observatories (UCO)

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Chris Martin
Director, Caltech Optical Observatories, California Institute of Technology

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Katherine Newman
Provost and Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs, University of California

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Board Liaisons

Hashima Hasan, NASA Liaison
Program Scientist, NASA

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Doug Simons, Director
Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaiʻi

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T.J. Keck, Keck Representative
W. M. Keck Foundation

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