Suzette Kimball ’73 sworn in as USGS director

By Staff January 20, 2016

Suzette Kimball '73, visits the Tunison Laboratory of Aquatic Science during her time as acting director of the U.S. Geological Survey. The Tunison Laboratory, located in Cortland, N.Y., is a field station of the USGS Great Lakes Science Center. Kimball was sworn in as director on Jan. 8. Photo by Marisa Lubeck/USGS

Suzette Kimball ’73 was sworn in on Jan. 8 as the director of the United States Geological Survey, the chief science agency of the U.S. Department of the Interior. She becomes the second William & Mary alumna to lead a major federal science agency, joining Ellen Stofan ’83, NASA’s chief scientist. Read the full story here.