William Yates

William Yates
Facilities Administrator
Office Location: 
Patuxent Environmental & Aquatic Research Laboratory 10545 Mackall Road St. Leonard, MD 20685

As the Facilities Administrator for the Morgan State University Patuxent Environmental and Aquatic Research Laboratory (MSU-PEARL) located in St. Leonard Maryland I oversee and conduct maintenance and repairs to the physical plant, vehicles, vessels, and related equipment at the Laboratory. I hold a USCG 50 Ton Inland Waters Master Merchant Marine Credential (License) and am the primary operator of the 42' Research Vessel Joseph Leidy . I assist in educational programs; dive in support of research; and assist in project design and implementation of research projects.