Cindy Hanrahan

Cynthia Hanrahan

Research and Development Administrator

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

7700 Sandholdt Road

Moss Landing, CA 95039

Phone: (831) 775-1727


Cindy has been with MBARI, supporting engineering since 1991.  As Engineering Administrator, she works with all the Engineering groups here at MBARI: Software-Information, Software-Embedded, Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing.  Cindy directly supports MBARI’s Engineering Chair, Andrew Hamilton, the Engineering Group Leads and our Principal Engineers.

Her major responsibilities are to help ensure the smooth running of the department, helping the  groups with budget management, travel, event planning, graphics generation, creative problem solving, web site coordination and other tasks as necessary – the job is never boring.