Northwest Fisheries Science Center

Diane L. Tierney - Staff Profile

Federal, NOAA Fisheries
Job Title:
Program Analyst

Diane L. Tierney


Diane joined the NWFSC in 2001. She worked for REUT Division (now called EFS Division) before moving to OMI when it was first established. Prior to 2001, Diane worked as a membership coordinator for a national trade association in Alexandria, VA and for a start-up research and development corporation, Insyte, in Tampa, FL. Diane is from the East Coast and proud to be a former New Yorker.


Current Responsibilities

Diane provides administrative support to the OMI Director, serves as the Contracting Officer Technical Representative (COTR) for the TDEC contract, and coordinates the Monster Seminar JAM series. Diane is the Center’s point of contact for international travel, travel regulations, passports and visas, and the web-based  Time & Attendance system. Diane coordinates the Center’s annual awards ceremony and is a member of the Human Resource Management Team. Diane served as an EEO Collateral Duty Counselor for the NOAA Civil Rights office from 2010-2012 and as the NWFSC's Employee Association President from 2004-2010.