About Us

What is All Access? We are a community open to everyone at Berkeley Lab, and we welcome you to join us!

All Access members and our volunteer leadership team come from groups across the Lab. We are committed to the idea that fostering a culture of inclusion and a diverse workforce — with a range of experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds — is key to attracting and engaging the brightest minds, allowing Berkeley Lab to continue its legacy of scientific excellence and groundbreaking innovations.


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Erin Scharfstein

ERG co-chair

IT Administrator


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Emalynn Robinson

ERG co-chair

Senior HR Analytics Consultant


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Tom Gallant

Mental Health Initiative co-chair

Program Manager for Nuclear Science Division &


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Karyn Houston

Hearing Resources & Accessible Meetings Initiative co-chair

Communications Manager,

Energy Technologies Area


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Jean M. Sexton

Mental Health Initiative co-chair

Postdoctoral researcher, Computing Sciences Area

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Aliyah Kovner

Communications Officer

Science Writer & Podcast Producer


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Hearing Resources & Accessible Meetings Initiative co-chair

Digital Multimedia Specialist

K-12 STEM Education and Outreach


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Jennifer Brown

Financial Officer

IT Help Desk Work Lead


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Jennifer Tang

Executive Sponsor

Director of Community Relations