Deputy Director for Climate and Environment at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
Member of the Board of Directors of the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation from 2016 to 2021
Mrs. Jane Lubchenco served as Director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) under President Barack Obama. She then returned to academia as Professor of Marine Biology at Oregon State University, a position she held for 30 years.
Mrs. Lubchenco has served as President of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the International Council for Science, and the Ecological Society of America. She has served on numerous commissions: the Pew Oceans Commission, the Joint Oceans Commission Initiative, the Aspen Institute's Arctic Commission, the Google Advisory Board for Google Ocean, and the Independent Panel for the World Bank's Global Oceans Partnership. She is also co-founder of three organizations that promote the communication of scientific knowledge: The Leopold Leadership Program, the Communication Partnership for Science and the Sea (COMPASS), and Climate Central.
Since April 2021, Mrs. Lubchenco is Deputy Director for Climate and Environment at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy