Contact Information and Areas of Responsibility

CRESST II Central       Management Council       Partner Admin      


David Holdridge

CRESST II Program Manager

Mr. Holdridge is the first point of contact for all GSFC task sponsors. He initiates new tasks and the process for new hires. He conducts orientation and exit interviews for new and departing personnel. And he oversees the financial and technical reporting for CRESST II.

Erica Benton-Harrison

CRESST II Business Manager

Ms. Benton-Harrison is responsible for producing the CRESST II annual task budgets and consolidating the partner financial reports. She works with RAs and the CATO to get new tasks approved, coordinates responses to financial queries, and tracks the GFEs.

Lynette Queen

Manager, Special Programs

Ms. Queen is the primary point of contact for the visitor program. She receives requests for travel, coordinates with the sponsor and visitor, and ensures expenses are properly charged and reimbursed. She also handles all CRESST II meetings, conferences, seminars, and consultants.

Virginia Peles

Program Coordinator
Fax: 301-286-1681

Ms. Peles is the main point of contact for CRESST II employee on-boarding issues, e.g., badge applications/renewals, IT access, foreign national documentation. She also administers the scientist recruitment process, and runs the CRESST II Summer Internship Program.

Vivi Vaiyda

Science Support Specialist
Phone: 301-286-7335

Primary duties are to assist with scientist proposals, generally maintaining proactive communicatons with scientific staff, record-keeping, and quality control over problem resolution.

Updated: 2018-Oct-04

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