Greg Mello

Greg Mello, co-founder of the Los Alamos Study Group, has served as its Executive Director since 1989, leading its program of policy research, environmental analysis, congressional education and lobbying, community organizing, litigation, advertising, and the nuts and bolts of running a small nonprofit. Educated as an engineer at Harvey Mudd College and regional planner at Harvard, he led the first environmental enforcement at Los Alamos National Laboratory while working as a hydrogeologist with the New Mexico Environment Department before establishing the Study Group. In 2002 Greg was a Visiting Research Fellow at Princeton’s Program on Science and Global Security. Greg’s research, analysis, and opinions have been published in the New York Times, Washington Post, The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Issues in Science and Technology, in the New Mexico press, and elsewhere.