Contact Us

OBAO Work Arrangements Beginning August 2, 2021

  • OBAO staff will continue to work remotely during normal business hours. Emails will be responded to typically within the work day.
  • OBAO’s main number, (612) 626-2161, remains available for voice messages. The general number transmits voicemails as electronic files which are forwarded to the email.
  • While most meetings will continue remotely using Zoom, OBAO staff are available to meet in-person by prior arrangement.

Main office phone: (612) 626-2161
Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) main email:
Stem Cell Research Oversight (SCRO) main email:
Fetal Tissue Research (FTR) main email:

Gregory Park, Ph.D., RBP (ABSA)

Thomas Bakken
Compliance Associate

Amanda Fries
Compliance Associate

Teresa Neby Lind
Executive Office and Administrative Specialist