Sarah M. Shoffler is a Fishery Biologist for the Southwest Fisheries Science Center’s Director’s Office. She provides outreach to fishery managers and external and international partners on stock assessments; reports on the Center's status of stocks; and communicates science objectives, goals and milestones within NOAA. As the Center’s Strategic Planner, Sarah provides guidance for the Center’s research program planning, ensures the quality of the Center’s scientific products, and coordinates science program peer reviews. She provides leadership and support as the Coordinator for the US delegation to the International Scientific Committee for Tuna and Tuna-Like Species (ISC) and supports ISC in advancing fishery science.
An experienced scientific writer and editor, Sarah also provides guidance and support for outreach and public relations and writes about critical scientific findings and milestones for Center constituents.