Media Contacts

A public information officer is always available to respond to questions from the news media. Journalists may call 925-422-4599 at any time for help in reaching a public information officer.

News Center Contacts

Lynda Seaver
Director, Public Affairs
seaver1 [at] llnl.gov
925-423-3103

Media & Communications

Breanna Bishop
Deputy Director, Public Affairs
National Ignition Facility
bishop33 [at] llnl.gov
925-423-9802

Kate Hunts
Public Information Officer
General assignment
hunts1 [at] llnl.gov

Don Johnston
Public Information Officer
Computation, Security
johnston19 [at] llnl.gov
925-423-4902

Carrie Martin
Public Information Officer
Operations & Business
martin59 [at] llnl.gov
925-424-4175

Nolan O'Brien
Public Information Officer
Weapons, Social Media, Web
obrien32 [at] llnl.gov
925-422-3399

Julie Russell
Graphics, Web, Production, Photography
russell36 [at] llnl.gov
925-422-9709

Bob Sickles
Video
sickles1 [at] llnl.gov
925-422-2316

Anne Stark
Public Information Officer
Physical & Life Sciences, Energy & Environment
stark8 [at] llnl.gov
925-422-9799

Jeremy Thomas
Public Information Officer
Engineering
thomas244 [at] llnl.gov
925-422-5539

Stephen Wampler
Public Information Officer
Global Security
wampler1 [at] llnl.gov
925-423-3107

Role of the Public Affairs Office

The Public Affairs Office is the primary contact between the Laboratory, the news media and the public. It prepares news releases, media advisories, Laboratory statements, news and feature articles, fact sheets, brochures and other publications about the Laboratory's work. It also:

  • Responds to news media and community inquiries
  • Arranges visits and tours of the Laboratory
  • Schedules talks and interactive demonstrations featuring LLNL researchers

Fact Sheets:

For more information:

Phone: 925-422-4599
Fax: 925-424-2780
pao [at] llnl.gov

Mailing Address:
Public Affairs Office
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
P.O. Box 808, L-003
Livermore, CA 94551

Onsite Location:
The Public Affairs Office is located at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Blg. 111. Directions to Westgate Badge Office.